MLB Matchups  >>  Boston Red Sox vs. NY Yankees Yankees Preview 09/04/2014

 
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The division rival Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Yankee Stadium.

The Red Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Brandon Workman in this game. Workman has a 1-8 record and a 4.93 ERA this season.

Workman's opponent in this one will be Chris Capuano. The Yankees left hander has a 4.24 ERA to go along with a 2-3 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Yankees listed as 149-moneyline favorites versus the Red Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 9.

Boston was a 5-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Yankees. They lost as +167 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Boston:
Team record: 61-78
Boston is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
Boston is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
New York:
Team record: 71-66
NY Yankees is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
NY Yankees is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Yankees's last 15 games at home
Next up:
Boston home to Toronto Friday, September 5
NY Yankees home to Kansas City Friday, September 5