Pineda returns for Yanks on Wednesday
BRONX, NY (Totals Authority) - Michael Pineda will return to the mound for the first time since suffering a right flexor forearm muscle strain in late July when the Yankees host the Astros today at 1:05PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Yankees are -127 money line favorites to beat the Astros, who are +107 underdogs for today's game. The total is currently sitting at 7.5 runs with Pineda set to face Collin McHugh in the pitching matchup.
The under is 12-3 in the last 15 meetings between these two teams and 4-1 in Pineda's last five starts. The under is also 6-1-1 the last eight times Pineda has started on a Wednesday and the last five times McHugh has started against the American League East.