FOX will be televising the AL matchup between the New York Yankees and Houston Astros at 7:15 PM ET. The Yankees are 2-0 on the season, while the Astros are still searching for their first win at 0-2. The over/under line is set at 9.5 runs, with the over paying out at -103 and the under at -118.

On the mound for the Yankees is Marcus Stroman, while the Astros will counter with Hunter Brown. The Astros are the favorite, with a money line payout of -134 compared to the Yankees at +112. The run line is set at 1.5 runs, with the Yankees paying out at -185 and the Astros at +148.

HOUSTON ASTROS VS NEW YORK YANKEES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Houston Astros Moneyline -134

This game will be played at Minute Maid Park at 7:15 ET on Saturday, March 30th.

HOW TO BET THE YANKEES VS ASTROS:

  • We have the Astros winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • However, if you’re looking for a run line pick, we like the Yankees to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

The Yankees will look to take the final game of this series against the Astros after picking up a 7-1 win in the previous matchup. Heading into the game, the Yankees were the slight underdogs at +102. Luke Weaver got the win for the Yankees, while Tayler Scott took the loss for Houston.

Carlos Rodon got the start for the Yankees but didn’t factor into the decision, going 4 1/3 innings and giving up one earned run. On the other side, Cristian Javier had a quality start for the Astros, going six innings and not giving up a run. However, the Astros’ offense couldn’t get anything going after the first inning, while the Yankees put the game away with seven runs in the final three innings.

Giancarlo Stanton went deep for the Yankees, while both Oswaldo Cabrera and Juan Soto had three RBIs. Jose Altuve and Kyle Tucker were the only Astros hitters to have multiple hits.

Yankees Records & Stats

In his 25 starts last season, Marcus Stroman went 10-9 with an ERA of 3.95. He made 27 appearances overall and had a WHIP of 1.26. Stroman’s batting average allowed was .224, and his on-base percentage allowed was .295. He had one complete game and one shutout, and his FIP allowed was 3.58. Stroman’s strikeout-to-walk ratio was 2.3, and he averaged 1.9 walks per game.

If you are looking for some player prop bets for the Yankees, we have Aaron Judge with the 3rd highest total hits projection on the team, but he does have the highest home run projection on the team and the 2nd highest in the league today. Gleyber Torres has the highest total hits projection on the team and the 26th highest in the league today, while his home run projection is 12th in the league. Juan Soto has the 2nd highest total hits projection on the team and the 2nd highest home run projection on the team, which is 6th in the league today.

Astros Records & Stats

Coming off a season in which he made 29 starts, Hunter Brown will be facing the Yankees at home. Last season, he went 1-1 in two appearances against New York, finishing with an ERA of 3.25. Overall, Brown ended the season with a record of 11-13 and an ERA of 5.09. He made 11 quality starts and allowed a total of 26 home runs. On the season, Brown averaged 10.29 strikeouts per nine innings and 3.18 walks per nine. His strikeout-to-walk ratio was 3.2. For the season, he averaged 1.8 walks per game.

If you are looking for some Astros player props, we have Yordan Alvarez with the best odds to hit a home run on the team, and his odds are 7th best in the league today. Jose Altuve has the best odds to get a hit on the team, and his total hits projection is 24th best in the league. Yainer Diaz is 10th in the league in terms of home run projections, and his odds to hit a home run are 2nd best on the team.