|MLB Yankees vs. Red Sox Picks & Predictions for Thursday, September 13|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 13 September 2012 14:00|
Yankees vs. Red Sox Free Pick
BOSTON, MA (ATS Consultants) – This is the final game of a three-game series. The Yankees won on Wednesday night, 5-4 after losing on Tuesday night. Phil Hughes takes the mound for the Yankees, while Felix Doubront takes the mound for the Red Sox. The opening pitch starts at 7:10pmET from Fenway Park.
ODDS: The oddsmakers have installed the Yankees as a -145 favorite over the Red Sox. The total is 9.5 in most books. The Yankees come in with a 80-62 record and are 61-78 Under, while the Boston is 64-79 overall and 70-67 Over.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Yankees opened as a -145 favorite and remained there in most books. The total started at 10 and remained there in most books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, 79% 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, Yankees are 5-1 in their last 6 games as a road favorite of -110 to -150, 9-2 in their last 11 games as a favorite of -110 to -150, 10-4 in their last 14 road games vs. a team with a losing home record, 13-6 in their last 19 road games vs. a team with a losing record, 6-1 in Hughes' last 7 starts after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game, 5-1 in Hughes' last 6 Thursday starts and are 23-7 in Hughes' last 30 starts vs. a team with a losing record. Red Sox are 18-37 in their last 55 home games vs. a right-handed starter, 17-35 in their last 52 games vs. a right-handed starter, 16-39 in their last 55 games as an underdog, 3-8 in their last 11 home games with the total set at 9.0-10.5, 7-20 in their last 27 overall,4-17 in their last 21 vs. a team with a winning record, 2-9 in their last 11 games following a loss, 1-8 in their last 9 when their opponent scores 5 runs or more in their previous game and are 1-4 in Doubronts last 5 starts. The Yankees need this game since they are now tied for the AL East lead. Doubront has been awful as of late, posting a 10.50 ERA with a 2.00 WHIP in his last three starts. Phil Hughes, despite giving up a ton of home runs, has been solid as of late and has a couple of wins lately against the Red Sox. He'll keep them in the game as the Yankees will pound Doubront.
THURSDAY MLB FREE PICK: NEW YORK YANKEES -145