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Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees 07/31/2020 MLB Tips, Forecast and Baseball Analysis

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Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees 07-31-2020 MLB Tips Forecast and Baseball Analysis

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees 07/31/2020 – Two of the American East division rivals, Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are all set to clash in a series opener from the Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York. Boston managed to get ahead of Baltimore Orioles from the last spot to the fourth with a 3-4 record after their success against New York Mets. As for the Yankees, they are sitting at the top of the AL East division with an impressive 4-1 overall record. The field is set without an audience for these two teams to start their interesting three-game series. Baseball betting has already been up and running with bettors placing their bets on this anticipated game.

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees 07/31/2020

When: Friday, July 31, 7:05 PM ET
Where: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York
TV: MLBN
Stream: SofaScore

Boston Red Sox

Boston Red Sox had an important comeback after defeating the New York Mets in their last two games. The Red Sox was unable to win the four-game series against the Mets, but they managed to get a tie with a 2-2 record. Boston is one game below the .500 mark and now they need to deal with the Yankees at their home turf. In their last outing, the Red Sox scored four runs off the bat and restricted the Mets to two. Christian Vazquez contributed from the plate in their last game alongside Alex Verdugo and Michael Chavis. Boston has not been very good in scoring this season and they will turn in Ryan Weber as their starting pitcher in this game. Weber will make his first career appearance against the Yankees and Boston will need to give everything from their batting side.

Players to watch: J. Peraza 2B (GP7 AB29 R2 H8 2B2 3B0 HR0 RBI3 TB10 BB0 SO3 SB0 AVG0.276 OBP0.3 SLG0.345 OPS0.645 WAR0), J.D. Martinez LF (GP7 AB29 R4 H7 2B3 3B0 HR0 RBI3 TB10 BB3 SO7 SB0 AVG0.241 OBP0.333 SLG0.345 OPS0.678 WAR0).

New York Yankees

The Yankees are onto a good start this year since their only loss was against the Washington Nationals. New York had their last series against the Philadelphia Phillies postponed, but they took out Baltimore Orioles in both of their last games. The Yankees showed some incredible strength from the plate by scoring a total of 17 runs against the Orioles in two games. In their first outing, they settled with a 9-3 final score and continued their success last night with 8-6. Aaron Judge smashed a three-run home run while Luke Voit went deep with a grand slam for the Yankees. Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Hicks and Miguel Andujar were the other players to contribute from the plate. The Yankees will turn in Jordan Montgomery as their starting pitcher in this game. Montgomery has 10 strikeouts against Boston in his career.

Players to watch: A. Judge RF (GP5 AB19 R6 H5 2B1 3B0 HR2 RBI6 TB12 BB0 SO8 SB0 AVG0.263 OBP0.333 SLG0.632 OPS0.965 WAR0), D. LeMahieu 2B (GP4 AB17 R3 H7 2B1 3B0 HR1 RBI3 TB11 BB0 SO1 SB0 AVG0.412 OBP0.412 SLG0.647 OPS1.059 WAR0).

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Betting Numbers

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Boston Red Sox

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 6 games.
Red Sox are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Boston is 1-8 SU in their last 9 games against NY Yankees.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston’s last 7 games on the road.
Red Sox are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees.

New York Yankees

The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY’s last 6 games.
Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY’s last 15 games against Boston.
Yankees are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games at home.
NY is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Boston.

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees Betting Picks

Boston had a bad experience with Weber on the mound against the Orioles and he is certainly no match for the Yankees power-hitting squad. The major league baseball odds are expecting this game to end in a high score.

Score Prediction: New York Yankees 9, Boston Red Sox 4.