Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees – MLB – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Tampa Bay Rays (26-18) will look to Manuel Margot, currently on a 13-game hitting streak, against the New York Yankees (32-13) at 7:10 PM ET on Friday, at Tropicana Field.

The Rays are favored at home (-121) against the Yankees (+102). The scheduled starters are Jeffrey Springs (2-1) for the Tampa Bay Rays, and Jameson Taillon (4-1) for the New York Yankees. The over/under in the game is 7.5 total runs.

Rays vs. Yankees Predictions

Rays vs. Yankees Betting Odds

Rays vs Yankees Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds
Rays -121 +102 7.5 +101 -122 -1.5 -195 +162

Rays vs. Yankees Last 10 Games Betting Performance


  • Tampa Bay was the moneyline favorite for eight of its last 10 games, and went 5-3 in those matchups.
  • In their last 10 matchups — all had a set run total — the Rays and their opponents combined to hit the over on the total five times.
  • Tampa Bay’s record against the spread is 5-5-0 over its past 10 games.


  • Over the past 10 games, bookmakers have not installed New York as the underdog once.
  • In their last 10 games with a total, the Yankees and their opponents are when it comes to hitting the over.
  • New York has a record of 3-7-0 ATS over its last 10 games.

Rays vs. Yankees Starting Pitcher Betting Trends

Projected starter: Jeffrey Springs

  • When Springs starts, the Rays are 2-2-0 against the spread.
  • The Rays were the moneyline favorite for two Springs starts this season — they won both.
  • In Springs’ four starts, his team is 3-1.
  • Springs’ starts with a set total this season have hit the over in one of four games.

Projected starter: Jameson Taillon

  • Taillon and his team are 5-3-0 ATS this season when he starts.
  • His team won his only start as an underdog this season.
  • Taillon’s team has won six of his eight starts.
  • Games Taillon has started this season hit the over four times in eight chances.

Rays Batting Leaders

  • Wander Franco is hitting .261 with 11 doubles, a triple, four home runs and seven walks.
  • Among all hitters in MLB play, Franco’s home run total ranks 97th and his RBI tally ranks 115th.
  • Franco has hit safely in two games in a row. In his last five games he is hitting .167 with two doubles, a walk and an RBI.
  • Yandy Diaz has a club-leading .268 batting average.
  • Diaz currently ranks 149th in homers and 217th in RBI in the majors.
  • Margot paces the Rays with 22 runs batted in.
  • Margot enters this game on a 13-game hitting streak. In his last 10 games he is batting .484 with a double, three home runs, three walks and 12 RBI.
  • Randy Arozarena is batting .251 with 12 doubles, a triple, four home runs and 11 walks.

Rays Batting Leaders

  • Aaron Judge leads New York in home runs with 17, runs batted in with 36 and his batting average of .313 is also best on his team.
  • Among all batters in the big leagues, Judge ranks first in homers and third in RBI.
  • Judge brings a two-game hitting streak into this game. In his last five games he is hitting .263 with two doubles, two home runs, two walks and five RBI.
  • Anthony Rizzo has 36 hits and an OBP of .344 to go with a slugging percentage of .503 this season.
  • Rizzo ranks sixth overall in homers and 18th in RBI this year.
  • DJ LeMahieu is slashing .257/.335/.382 this season for the Yankees.
  • Gleyber Torres has 33 hits and an OBP of .276 to go with a slugging percentage of .433 this season.

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