New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles - 4/8/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baltimore Orioles (3-6) at New York Yankees (5-4)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:05 pm (Yankee Stadium)
M Wright (0-0) (5.40) vs. Jordan Montgomery (0-0) (1.80)
The Line: New York Yankees -190 / Baltimore Orioles +178 --- Over/Under: 9.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: MASN, YES
The Baltimore Orioles conclude their MLB series at the New York Yankees on Sunday.
The Baltimore Orioles burned the Yankees in extra innings on Friday but could not carry over that momentum with an 8-3 defeat on Saturday. Baltimore starter Chris Tillman was charged with five runs through 5.1 frames with Jimmy Yacabonis allowing three runs in 2/3 of an inning.
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The Orioles mustered six hits and a pair of bases on balls with Manny Machado smacking a two run double while Pedro Alvarez doubled in a run and scored.
The Orioles hand Sunday’s starting assignment versus the Yankees to Mike Wright Jr. Wright comes off of a 10-6 loss ND at Houston where he gave up three runs in five frames.
The New York Yankees got back in the win column versus the rival Orioles behind strong work on the mound and plenty of offense. New York starter Sonny Gray gave up all three runs over six frames with three relievers tossing shutout baseball.
The Yankees pounded out eleven hits and walked seven times with Brett Gardner, Aaron Judge and Tyler Austin each knocking in two runs and scoring while Ronald Torreyes and Didi Gregorius scoring two times each.
The Yankees have named Jordan Montgomery as the starter n the series finale’ against Baltimore. Montgomery did not get the win in an 11-4 victory versus Tampa Bay despite allowing just a run over five frames.
Under is 8-1 in Baltimore last 9 games following a loss and Baltimore are 7-25 in their last 32 overall and Baltimore are 6-20 in their last 26 games on grass. Over is 6-2 in NY Yankees last 8 Sunday games and NY Yankees are 35-16 in their last 51 home games and NY Yankees are 25-12 in their last 37 games on grass. Over is 22-4 in the last 26 meetings and over is 16-5 in the last 21 meetings in New York.
Montgomery doesn’t get a lot of ink but I think he is the better choice on the mound and the New York bats should do the rest…