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New York Yankees vs Houston Astros 07/11/2021 Forecast, Baseball Betting and Analysis
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New York Yankees vs Houston Astros 07/11/2021 – The Yankees are back on track as they secure the third spot in the AL East ahead of the Toronto Blue Jays. The New York Yankees are now holding a 46-42 record on the season after their last two successful games. As for Houston, they look forward to breaking their losing streak. The Astros are still at the top of the AL West Division play despite their loss against the Yankees. New York will do their best to sweep the Astros and build on their success as they square off from Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. Betting on baseball has made it easy for bettors with all the details of this exciting game available online.
New York Yankees vs Houston Astros 07/11/2021
New York Yankees
The New York Yankees smashed four runs in their series opener against the Astros. New York’s pitching squad restricted them to nothing. Last night, the Yankees continued their success after scoring one run and restricted the Astros to nothing. Starting pitcher Gerrit Cole struck out his opponent’s hitters and helped the Yankees to success. Aaron Boone will turn Jameson Taillon to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 4-4 record on the season with an ERA of 5.05. New York was successful in Taillon’s last three starts of the season.
Players to watch: D. LeMahieu 2B (GP 84, AB 339, R 46, H 92, 2B 12, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 36, TB 125, BB 38, SO 58, SB 3, AVG 0.271, OBP 0.346, SLG 0.369, OPS 0.715, WAR 1.1), A. Judge RF (GP 83, AB 308, R 50, H 88, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 21, RBI 47, TB 164, BB 44, SO 88, SB 1, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.376, SLG 0.532, OPS 0.908, WAR 3.2).
The Houston Astros were predicted to win their series against the Yankees, but they were unable to do much with Cole on the mound. The Astros are scoreless against the Yankees and they need to make up for their loss. Houston is turning towards Framber Valdez as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 5-1 record on the season with an ERA of 2.86. Valdez managed to strike out 47 opponent hitters and holds a decent WHIP of 1.17.
Players to watch: J. Altuve 2B (GP 77, AB 312, R 64, H 87, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 19, RBI 52, TB 154, BB 43, SO 57, SB 4, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.364, SLG 0.494, OPS 0.857, WAR 2.9), C. Correa SS (GP 82, AB 306, R 61, H 88, 2B 20, 3B 0, HR 16, RBI 52, TB 156, BB 47, SO 63, SB 0, AVG 0.288, OBP 0.385, SLG 0.51, OPS 0.895, WAR 3.9).
New York Yankees vs Houston Astros Betting Numbers
New York Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees’ last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston’s last 7 games.
New York Yankees vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
The Astros are missing out on Alex Bregman due to his quad injury. Houston will need more support from the plate with Taillon on the mound. The online betting site has predicted the Yankees to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Yankees 6, Astros 3.