Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees 08/16/2022 Spread, Game Analysis and Tips
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees 08/16/2022 – On Tuesday evening, the Tampa Bay Rays will be locking horns with the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. This will be the second installment of a three-game series between the two teams. The Tampa Bay Rays are in the third position of the AL East with a score of 61-53. The New York Yankees are strongly ruling the division with 72-44, closely followed by the Blue Jays. The Rays will try to build on their win against New York in the previous game. The New York Yankees are expected to win this game as per the MLB betting lines.
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees 08/16/2022
|When:||Tuesday, August 16, 7:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York|
Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays are here after scoring 16 runs in their last three games and have won only four games out of their last eight played. The Tampa Bay offense is led by Randy Arozarena who has put up 107 hits along with 58 ribbies for the team. Yandy Diaz and Harold Ramirez have a combo score of 176 hits and 73 RBIs this season. The Tampa Bay Rays will be handing the ball to Jeffrey Springs who is 0-1 with a 2.81 ERA.
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 have scored a mere three runs in their last three games and have won only one game out of their last six played. The New York offense is led by Aaron Judge who has put up 126 hits along with 100 ribbies for the team. DJ LeMahieu and Isiah Kiner-Falefa have a combo score of 205 hits and 79 RBIs. The New York Yankees will be sending Nestor Cortes Jr. who is 9-3 with a 2.67 ERA.
Players to watch: Aaron Judge RF (GP 111, AB 416, R 96, H 125, 2B 19, 3B 0, HR 46, RBI 100, TB 282, BB 66, SO 125, SB 12, AVG 0.3, OBP 0.398, SLG 0.678, OPS 1.076, WAR 7), 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 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against NY Yankees.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees.
Tampa Bay are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the American League.
Tampa Bay are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the American League East Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 5 games when playing as the underdog.
New York Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees’ last 6 games.
NY Yankees are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees’ last 10 games against Tampa Bay.
NY Yankees are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees’ last 5 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay.
Tampa Bay Rays vs New York Yankees Betting Picks
The Tampa Bay Rays are playing against a very shaky New York which has been staggering to score in recent games. Nevertheless, the Yankees are still the much stronger team in this pairing and are expected to get the bats working again in this game. The New York Yankees are going to win this game according to the latest MLB betting trends.
Score Prediction: Yankees 4, Rays 2.