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New York Yankees vs Cleveland Indians 09/30/2020 Spread, Previews and Predictions

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New York Yankees vs Cleveland Indians 09-30-2020 Spread Previews and Predictions

New York Yankees vs Cleveland Indians 09/30/2020 – New York Yankees and Cleveland Indians enter their second game of a three-game series in the 2020 MLB postseason. The Yankees are all set to continue their success once more after defeating Cleveland in their opening game. Cleveland will try to rebound, but they need more support from the batting and mainly the pitching end. Cleveland Indians battled their way to the Wild Card round and they are not going to give up with ease. However, the Yankees are more dominating and it’s time to jump into the details of the mlb betting picks

New York Yankees vs Cleveland Indians 09/30/2020

When: Wednesday, September 30, 7:08 PM ET
Where: Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio
TV: ESPN
Stream: SofaScore

New York Yankees

It turns out that the New York Yankees are unstoppable at the moment with their batting squad smashing homers against opponents. Last night, they went deep from the plate and scored 12 runs against the Cleveland Indians. Their pitching unit was equally productive when they restricted the Indians to just three. Aaron Judge smashed a two-run blast for his team that put the Yankees on the board first. Starting pitcher Gerrit Cole did an impressive job on the mound to strike out 13 opponent hitters in seven innings. Cole surrendered just two runs. Masahiro Tanaka will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Tanaka held a 3-3 record in the regular season with an ERA of 3.56.

Players to watch: K. Higashioka C (GP 1 AB 5 R 0 H 1 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 0 TB 1 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.2 OBP 0.2 SLG 0.2 OPS 0.4 WAR 0), L. Voit 1B (GP 1 AB 5 R 1 H 2 2B 1 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 1 TB 3 BB 0 SO 0 SB 0 AVG 0.4 OBP 0.4 SLG 0.6 OPS 1 WAR 0).

Cleveland Indians

Cleveland Indians entered the postseason with real hard work. The Indians had no choice but to battle alongside the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins. Out of 30 home games, the Indians managed to win 18. Cleveland will need to win both their games to get to the ALDS. Last night, Shane Bieber struggled on the mound as the Yankees smashed his pitching. Bieber gave up seven runs in just four innings. From the plate, Josh Naylor scored a home run for his team. Cleveland will turn towards their hard-throwing Carlos Carrasco as their starting pitcher in this game. Carrasco is holding a 3-4 record on the season with an ERA of 2.91.

Players to watch: D. DeShields CF (GP 1 AB 4 R 1 H 1 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 0 TB 1 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.25 OBP 0.25 SLG 0.25 OPS 0.5 WAR 0), F. Lindor SS (GP 1 AB 4 R 0 H 0 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 0 TB 0 BB 0 SO 2 SB 0 AVG 0 OBP 0 SLG 0 OPS 0 WAR 0).

New York Yankees vs Cleveland Indians Betting Numbers

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New York Yankees

The total has gone OVER in 9 of NY Yankees’ last 13 games.
New York is 13-6 SU in their last 19 games.
NY Yankees are 12-6 SU in their last 18 games against Cleveland.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees’ last 5 games on the road.
NY Yankees are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games this season.

Cleveland Indians

Indians are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 6 games against NY Yankees.
Cleveland is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Indians are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 5 games against an opponent in the American League East Division division.

New York Yankees vs Cleveland Indians Betting Picks

The Yankees are missing out on James Paxton due to his injury, but he’s expected to return anytime in the postseason. New York is way stronger than the Indians as they hold the fifth in OPS and fourth in runs scored. As for Cleveland, they hold the 27th in OPS and 24th in runs scored. Back the Yankees to win with the mlb latest line on their side.

Score Prediction: New York Yankees 4, Cleveland Indians 3.