New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays Tuesday’s MLB Sports Betting Preview
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
The New York Yankees have fallen from grace atop the AL East. And in tonight’s New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays MLB sports betting matchup, the Pinstripes will be looking to get mount a comeback. Let’s check on what tonight’s odds have to say about this pairing, as well as what kind of online bets sportsbook players can make.
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays – Tuesday, July 24th
Series: Game 2 || Yankees Lead 1-0
When: 7:10 pm ET
Where: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida
TV: Local Broadcasts
Stream: MLB TV
Baseball Betting Online Odds:
New York Yankees TBP
Tampa Bay Rays TBP
New York Yankees
The Yankees slide into this Tuesday night pairing sporting a 63-35 record that ranks them 2nd in the AL East. Currently 6 games behind the division leading Boston Red Sox, the Yanks are starting to fall too far behind. What’s worse is the fact that team is 2-4 in their last 6 matchups. With that in mind, it doesn’t appear like New York will be turning this ship around anytime soon. Nevertheless, in an effort to do so, the Yanks will be sending Masahiro Tanaka to the mound this evening. Tanaka is 7-2 on the year with a 4.54 ERA and a 1.13 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Giancarlo Stanton (23 HR, 59 RBI, .285 BA), Aaron Judge (26 HR, 61 RBI, .284 BA), and Didi Gregorius (17 HR, 55 RBI, .265 BA).
Tampa Bay Rays
The Rays slide into this AL East pairing flashing a 51-49 record that ranks them 3rd in the division. Right now Tampa Bay is a whopping 19-games behind the Boston Red Sox. Clearly, the Rays aren’t making a push for the lead in the division anytime soon. Instead, they’re more focused on remaining about .500. To help keep them there, the Rays will be sending Yonny Chirinos to the mound this evening. Chirinos is 0-1 on the season and brings a 3.71 ERA and a 1.28 WHIP to the mound with him tonight.
Players to Watch: Wilson Ramos (14 HR, 53 RBI, 297 BA), Joey Wendle (5 HR, 30 RBI, .278 BA), and CJ Cron (19 HR, 50 RBI, .254 BA).
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays Betting Predictions
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks
So which side should players learning how to bet MLB games online take in this New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays matchup? All in all, it’s better to stick with the Yankees here. Sure they may be coming off a loss, but they have the talent to hand Chirinos his second loss of the season tonight. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 6-4 New York.