Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees 08/15/2022 Betting Forecast, Picks and BetNow’s Odds
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees 08/15/2022 – Yankee Stadium will be the venue for a matchup between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees on Monday evening. This will be the first installment of a three-game series between these two teams. The Tampa Bay Rays are in the third position of the AL East with 60-53. The New York Yankees are stubbornly fixed at first place, with the Blue Jays hotly tailing them. The Rays will try to build on their win against Baltimore on Sunday. However, the MLB predictions for today are picking the New York Yankees to win this game.
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees 08/15/2022
|When:||Monday, August 15, 7:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York|
Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays are here after playing a series against the Baltimore Orioles. In that series, the Rays lost the opener with a score of 10-3 and then won in the second game by 8-3. The finale saw Tampa Bay winning 4-1 with Drew Rasmussen throwing for 8.1 innings and giving up a single hit. The Tampa Bay Rays are yet to announce a starting pitcher for the game on Monday.
Players to watch: Randy Arozarena LF (GP 108, AB 414, R 49, H 107, 2B 25, 3B 2, HR 15, RBI 58, TB 181, BB 31, SO 113, SB 21, AVG 0.258, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.437, OPS 0.757, WAR 1.7), Yandy Diaz 3B (GP 101, AB 351, R 50, H 95, 2B 21, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 36, TB 134, BB 61, SO 46, SB 1, AVG 0.271, OBP 0.385, SLG 0.382, OPS 0.767, WAR 2.3).
New York Yankees
The New York Yankees faced the Boston Red Sox before coming to this game. In that series, New York dropped the first game by 3-2 and then won the next one with a score of 3-2. On Sunday’s game against the Red Sox, the Yankees lost with a score of 3-0 after putting up just two team hits. The New York Yankees are going to send Gerrit Cole to the hill. Cole is now 9-4 with a 3.38 ERA.
Players to watch: Aaron Judge RF (GP 110, AB 412, R 96, H 125, 2B 19, 3B 0, HR 46, RBI 100, TB 282, BB 66, SO 122, SB 12, AVG 0.303, OBP 0.401, SLG 0.684, OPS 1.086, WAR 7.2), DJ LeMahieu 3B (GP 104, AB 391, R 71, H 109, 2B 18, 3B 0, HR 12, RBI 43, TB 163, BB 61, SO 59, SB 4, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.381, SLG 0.417, OPS 0.798, WAR 4.3).
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against NY Yankees.
Rays are 5-11 SU in their last 16 games on the road.
Tampa Bay are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games against an opponent in the American League East Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games played on a Monday.
New York Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees’ last 5 games.
NY Yankees are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees’ last 9 games against Tampa Bay.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY Yankees’ last 12 games at home.
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay.
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees Betting Picks
The Tampa Bay Rays are doing very well with the bats these days. The Tampa Bay offense has been very steady when compared to that of New York. However, the Yankees are banking on Gerrit Cole to get the job done, and this starter is not one to be taken lightly. The New York Yankees are going to win this game as predicted by the MLB consensus picks.
Score Prediction: Yankees 7, Rays 2.