Tampa Bay Rays VS New York Yankees

MLB Baseball 07:10 PM EST

Tuesday

10/09/2020

TBS

Spread: New York Yankees -149

Over/Under: 7

New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays 10/9/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays 10/9/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays 10/9/2020 Picks Predictions Previews
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The New York Yankees will take on the Tampa Bay Rays at Petco Park in San Diego, California on Friday, October 9, 2020, at 7:10 P.M, ET. This is the rubber match in this best-of-5 American League Division Series where both teams are tied at 2-2. The Yankees forced a game 5 after a big win against the Rays at 5-1. New York ranked 6th in the American League during the regular season with a record of 33-27 and is 2nd in the AL East Division. 

The New York Yankees did a solid in game 4 with their bullpen finally cooperating with the offense to hold the Rays to 1 run.  They outhit the Rays 11-3 in the last game and were led by Gleyber Torres with 2 hits and 2 RBIs including a 2 run homer. Luke Voit had 1 hit and a solo homer while DJ LeMahieu, Kyle Higashioka, and Brett Gardner all had 2 hits each. Chad Green got the win after pitching 2 scoreless innings. DJ LeMahieu leads the team with 8 hits in the postseason while Giancarlo Stanton has a team-high of 13 RBIs and 6 homers. The Yankees are hitting the ball at a .276 BAA this postseason while making 45 total runs while their bullpen is allowing an average of 4.43 earned runs per game. Gerritt Cole will start for the Yankees in the final match. He recorded 7-3 with a 2.84 ERA and 93 strikeouts this season. 

New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Predictions 10/9/2020

The Rays were 1 win away from getting into the League Series but they blew it with their worst performance in the postseason. The squad only made 3 hits and 1 run in the game. Yandy Diaz, Ji-Man Choi, and Kevin Kiermaier all had 1 hit each while Brandon Lowe had 1 RBI for their 1 point in the game. Ryan Thompson got the loss after allowing 2 earned runs in just 1.2 innings. Randy Arozarena leads the team with 12 hits in the playoffs along with 3 homers while Manuel Margot has 5 RBIs. Their bullpen is allowing 4.33 earned runs per game while their offense made 30 total runs with a .256 team BAA. The Rays led the American League with a 40-20 record and are 1st in the AL East Division. Tyler Glasnow will be on the mound for the squad in game 5. He had a record of 5-1 with a 4.08 ERA and 91 strikeouts this year. 

New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays. MLB’s pick for the game is the New York Yankees. New York finally fixed their pitching problem by holding the Rays to just 3 hits in the game. Glasnow is allowing too many hits this year which is bad news if you want to back him up. Cole proved that he is a reliable player this season and he is the best pitcher to be on the mound for this do or die situation. Looking for the Yankees to destroy Tampa Bay’s hitters once again and move on to the League Series to a score of 5-1.

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MLB Starting Time: 7:10 P.M, ET

Location: Petco Park, San Diego, California

Date: Friday, October 9, 2020

TV: TBS

MLB Odds: New York Yankees -149

MLB Total: 7

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