|MLB Red Sox vs. Yankees Picks & Predictions for Wednesday, September 12|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Wednesday, 12 September 2012 14:00|
Red Sox vs. Yankees MLB Free Pick
NEW YORK, NY (ATS Consultants) – This is the second game of a three-game series. Boston won the first, 4-3. David Phelps takes the mound for the Yankees against Aaron Cook for the Red Sox. The opening pitch starts at 7:10pmET from Fenway Park.
ODDS: The oddsmakers have installed the Yankees as a -138 favorite over the Red Sox. The total is 10 in most books. The Yankees come in with a 79-62 record and are 61-77 Under, while the Red Six are 64-78 overall and 70-66 Over.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Yankees opened as a -150 favorite and moved down to -138 in most books. The total started at 10 and remained there.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, 71% of public bettors favor the Yankees. These numbers are subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the “Public Betting” link available in this paragraph to get the most up-to-date information.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the. According to the latest MLB trends, Red Sox are 4-1 in their last 5 games as a home underdog of +110 to +150. Yankees are 1-4 in their last 5 road games vs. a right-handed starter, 1-4 in their last 5 games as a favorite of -151 to -200, 0-4 in their last 4 games as a favorite, 0-6 in their last 6 games vs. a right-handed starter, 2-5 in Phelps' last 7. This is not an exactly a matchup of Cy Young award winners. But in this rivalry, you throw out the records. Boston hasn't shown up much lately but they don't want to embarrass themselves against the Yankees. Phelps has been even worse than Cook lately, posting a 7.20 ERA and a 1.53 WHIP in his last three starts. The Yankees' hold on the AL East is becoming unglued.
WEDNESDAY MLB FREE PICK: BOSTON RED SOX +140