New York Yankees vs. Detroit Tigers - 9/2/18 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Detroit Tigers (54-82) at New York Yankees (86-50)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 1:05 pm (Yankee Stadium)
Matt Boyd (8-12) (4.22) vs. L Lynn (8-9) (4.84)
The Line: New York Yankees -275 / Detroit Tigers +250 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Detroit, YES
Sunday MLB features the New York Yankees hosting the Detroit Tigers.
The Detroit Tigers gave the Yankees all they could handle before falling 2-1 on Saturday. Detroit starter Daniel Norris fell to 0-3 with both runs scoring on a two run jack over 4.1 frames while four relievers put up zeros.
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The Tigers logged nine hits and a base on balls with Victor Martinez driving in Mikie Mahtook with the lone run n the first inning.
The Detroit Tigers give Sunday’s starting assignment to Matthew Boyd. Boyd comes off a 6-2 loss at Kansas City where he allowed five runs on seven hits and three BB over six frames.
The New York Yankees barely survived the Tigers Saturday but did so behind outstanding pitching. New York starter Masahiro Tanaka upped his record to 10-5 with a run given up through seven innings.
The Yankees did their damage on two hits and five bases on balls with Gleybar Torres clubbing a two run homer that scored Miguel Andujar.
The Yankees have tabbed Lance Lynn as the starter against visiting Detroit. Lynn did not get a decision in a 5-4 win versus the White Sox with three runs plated in 5.2 innings.
Over is 12-3-2 in Detroit last 17 overall and over is 12-3-2 in Detroit last 17 on grass and Detroit are 17-47 in their last 64 road games. NY Yankees are 66-26 in their last 92 home games and are 10-4 in their last 14 overall and are 10-4 in their last 14 games on grass. Over is 7-1 in the last 8 meetings.
The Yankees do not look like a great bet right now even though they should win easily…