It’s a beautiful day for baseball in Phoenix, as the Diamondbacks host the Yankees in an interleague matchup. First pitch is set for 3:40 PM at Chase Field, with YES providing TV coverage. The Yankees are slight favorites on the road, with a money line payout of -116 compared to the Diamondbacks’ -105.

Carlos Rodón gets the start for the Yankees, while Merrill Kelly takes the mound for the Diamondbacks. The over/under line is set at 8.5 runs, with the over paying out at -120 compared to the under at -102.


The Pick: New York Yankees Moneyline -116

This game will be played at Chase Field at 3:40 ET on Wednesday, April 3rd.


  • We have the Yankees winning by a score of 5 to 4
  • However, if you’re looking for a run line pick, we like the Diamondbacks to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 9 runs and like the over

The Diamondbacks and Yankees played the previous game of this series, with Arizona picking up a 7-0 win at home. Despite being outhit 12-3, the Diamondbacks took advantage of their one home run and three runs in the 1st inning to pick up the win.

Zac Gallen and Nestor Cortes got the start for their respective teams. Gallen went six innings and didn’t give up a run, while Cortes took the loss after giving up three runs in five innings of work. Arizona’s offense didn’t score after the 1st inning until they put up three runs in the 7th and added an insurance run in the 8th.

Christian Walker was the only player in the game to homer, going 1/4 with three RBIs. Blaze Alexander also had a big game, going 2/3 with a stolen base and two runs scored.

Yankees Records & Stats

Carlos Rodón will take the mound for the New York Yankees as they face the Arizona Diamondbacks on the road. In his first start of the season, Rodón went 4 1/3 innings, allowing just one earned run on five hits. He will look to build on that performance as he aims for his first win of the season.

For the Yankees, we have Aaron Judge projected to have the 3rd highest total hits on the team and his home run projection is the highest on the team and 5th best in the league today. Gleyber Torres is our top projected hitter in terms of total hits for the Yankees and his home run projection is 5th on the team and 14th in the league. Juan Soto is 2nd in terms of total hits and home runs for the Yankees and his home run projection is 7th best in the league today.

Diamondbacks Records & Stats

Merrill Kelly will be making his second start of the season for the Arizona Diamondbacks, and he’ll be doing so at home against the New York Yankees. In his first outing of the year, Kelly picked up a win against the Rockies, going 6 2/3 innings and allowing just one earned run on three hits. He’ll look to build on that success in his matchup with the Yankees.

For the Diamondbacks, we like Lourdes Gurriel Jr. to have a good game at the plate. He has the best odds on the team to hit a home run and his total hits projection is the highest on the team and 22nd best in the league today. Ketel Marte is also expected to have a solid game, as his total hits projection is 2nd on the team and 27th in the league today.