New York Yankees vs Oakland Athletics 6/27/2023 – An exhilarating showdown will happen on Tuesday as the New York Yankees venture into Oakland to kick off a thrilling three-game series against the Athletics. With a season record of 43-35, the Yankees occupy the 3rd spot in the competitive AL East. These two formidable teams previously crossed paths in May, and it played out as expected, considering their respective records. The latest MLB betting trends favor the New York Yankees to win in this game.
New York Yankees vs Oakland Athletics 6/27/2023
|When:||Tuesday, June 27, 9:40 PM EDT|
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New York Yankees
With a season record of 43-35, the Yankees hold 3rd position in the competitive AL East. They have shown good form recently, winning four out of their last ten games and riding a two-game winning streak. As they hit the road, the Yankees bring a solid 18-16 record in away games, showcasing their ability to thrive in different environments.
Offensively, the Yankees have been averaging 4.3 runs scored per game, demonstrating their firepower at the plate. While they have scored eight runs in their last three games, they have faced some challenges, tallying three or fewer runs in six of their last nine games. However, the Yankees have also experienced struggles, losing six of their last eight games when scoring three or fewer runs.
Yankees powerful offense opens up.
Anthony Rizzo is leading the charge for the Yankees, who tops the team with 73 hits and 37 RBIs. Meanwhile, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu have joined forces, combining for 124 hits and 55 RBIs, adding depth to the Yankees’ lineup.
Jhony Brito, who holds a 4-3 record this season, is taking the mound for the Yankees. In his 46 innings pitched, Brito has demonstrated his capabilities, accumulating 33 strikeouts. With a 4.89 ERA, Brito brings his pitching prowess to the game. In his most recent start, he delivered an impressive performance, pitching 5.2 innings and allowing no runs and only 2 hits.
Defensively, the Yankees have been solid, allowing an average of 4.1 runs per game, which ranks as the 6th best in the MLB. This will be Brito’s second career game against the Athletics, adding an element of intrigue to the matchup.
Players to watch: Gleyber Torres 2B (GP 77, AB 284, R 42, H 70, 2B 11, 3B 1, HR 12, RBI 30, TB 119, BB 32, SO 43, SB 6, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.419, OPS 0.741, WAR 0.9, Anthony Rizzo 1B (GP 72, AB 270, R 36, H 73, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 37, TB 117, BB 25, SO 68, SB 0, AVG 0.27, OBP 0.353, SLG 0.433, OPS 0.786, WAR 1.2
The Oakland Athletics are looking to bounce back from a two-game losing streak as they gear up to face the formidable New York Yankees on Tuesday. Currently sitting at a challenging 20-60 record, the Athletics are at the bottom of the AL West standings. It has been a tough season for Oakland, with just one victory in their last ten games. Their struggles are evident on their home field, where they hold a disappointing 9-29 record. Offensively, the Athletics have faced difficulties, ranking last in the MLB with an average of 3.5 runs scored per game.
Paul Blackburn is taking the mound for Oakland, who will be making his sixth start of the season. Currently holding a 0-0 record, Blackburn has pitched 25.2 innings, accumulating 30 strikeouts with a 4.21 ERA. In his recent outing, Blackburn pitched five innings, allowing nine hits and four earned runs. As the Athletics look to turn things around, they rely on Blackburn’s skills and determination to stifle the potent Yankees lineup.
Oakland remains the worst team in the league.
Looking at their recent offensive performances, the Athletics scored nine runs in their last three games. However, they have struggled to find consistency, tallying three or fewer runs in 10 of their last 12 games. This lack of offensive output has proven costly, as the Athletics have suffered nine consecutive losses when scoring three or fewer runs.
Esteury Ruiz has been a bright spot for the Athletics, leading the team with 79 hits and 31 RBIs. Additionally, the duo of Brent Rooker and Ryan Noda has provided valuable contributions, combining 108 hits and 69 RBIs.
Facing the Yankees will be challenging for the Athletics, but they can take solace in the fact that Blackburn has had some success against New York in his career. He holds a career record of 0-0 with a 2.70 ERA and eight strikeouts against the Yankees, which could provide a glimmer of hope for Oakland.
Players to watch: Esteury Ruiz CF (GP 77, AB 305, R 31, H 79, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 31, TB 102, BB 13, SO 58, SB 39, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.334, OPS 0.65, WAR 0, Shea Langeliers C (GP 68, AB 237, R 25, H 48, 2B 9, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 31, TB 86, BB 18, SO 74, SB 0, AVG 0.203, OBP 0.269, SLG 0.363, OPS 0.632, WAR -0.4
New York Yankees vs Oakland Athletics Betting Numbers
New York Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees’ last eight games.
NY Yankees are 4-2 SU in their last six games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Yankees’ last six games when playing on the road against Oakland.
NY Yankees are 8-2 SU in their last ten games against Oakland.
NY Yankees are 1-4 SU in their last five games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of the NY Yankees’ last 13 games against an opponent in the American League.
Oakland is 1-10 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland’s last six games when playing at home against NY Yankees.
Oakland are 0-5 SU in their last five games at home.
Oakland is 1-7 SU in their last eight games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Oakland’s last 17 games against an American League East Division opponent
New York Yankees vs Oakland Athletics Betting Picks
The Oakland Athletics will lag behind in this game as they take on the mighty Yankees. The New York Yankees are built to win this matchup and will be winning according to the best baseball betting odds.
Score Prediction: Yankees 5, Athletics 2.