Oakland Athletics vs New York Yankees 5/9/2023 – Yankee Stadium will play host to a matchup between the Oakland Athletics and the New York Yankees on Tuesday. This will be the second game of a three-game series between these two teams. The Oakland Athletics are 8-27 on the season after their series against the Kansas City Royals. The New York Yankees played the Tampa Bay Rays before this and are 18-7 on the scoreboard as a result. The New York Yankees are turning out to be favorites to win in this game according to the best baseball betting tips.
Oakland Athletics vs New York Yankees 5/9/2023
|When:||Tuesday, May 9, 7:05 PM EDT|
|Where:||Yankee Stadium Bronx, New York|
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— Oakland A's (@Athletics) May 9, 2023
The Oakland Athletics played the Kansas City Royals before this pairing and lost the final game on Sunday with a final score of 5-1. In this baseball season, the Athletics are batting with an average of .230, with Brent Rooker leading the team with .319. Rooker has also knocked ten homers out of the park so far, the highest for the A’s. The Athletics will be planting Drew Rucinski who is 0-2 this season with a 7.71 ERA.
Players to watch: Esteury Ruiz CF (GP 36, AB 137, R 16, H 38, 2B 9, 3B 1, HR 0, RBI 16, TB 49, BB 4, SO 27, SB 17, AVG 0.277, OBP 0.34, SLG 0.358, OPS 0.698, WAR 0.3, Shea Langeliers C (GP 30, AB 106, R 14, H 22, 2B 2, 3B 1, HR 6, RBI 17, TB 44, BB 8, SO 31, SB 0, AVG 0.208, OBP 0.28, SLG 0.415, OPS 0.695, WAR -0.3
New York Yankees
The New York Yankees took on the Tampa Bay Rays in the previous series and lost the finale on Sunday 8-7. This season, the Yankees are batting with an average of .230, while Anthony Rizzo has an average of .283, the highest on the team. Rizzo has also scored six homers in total so far, along with 15 ribbies. The Yankees will be sending Clarke Schmidt to the hill for this game. Schmidt is 0-3 with a 5.83 ERA.
Players to watch: Anthony Rizzo 1B (GP 35, AB 130, R 18, H 38, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 15, TB 61, BB 15, SO 31, SB 0, AVG 0.292, OBP 0.384, SLG 0.469, OPS 0.853, WAR 1.1, Gleyber Torres 2B (GP 35, AB 124, R 19, H 31, 2B 7, 3B 1, HR 5, RBI 13, TB 55, BB 18, SO 18, SB 5, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.343, SLG 0.444, OPS 0.786, WAR 0.3
Oakland Athletics vs New York Yankees Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Oakland’s last 19 games on the road.
Oakland are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games.
Oakland are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games against NY Yankees.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oakland’s last 8 games against an opponent in the American League East Division.
Oakland are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees.
Oakland are 2-8 SU in their last 10 games against an opponent in the American League.
New York Yankees
NY Yankees are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees’ last 7 games against Oakland.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees’ last 7 games at home.
NY Yankees are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Oakland.
NY Yankees are 4-10 SU in their last 14 games against an opponent in the American League West Division.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees’ last 8 games played on a Tuesday.
Oakland Athletics vs New York Yankees Betting Picks
This is going to be a battle between two pitchers who are pretty much neck to neck this season. The New York Yankees are favored to win in this matchup as predicted by the latest MLB handicapping betting picks.
Score Prediction: Yankees 8, Athletics 4.