Yankees vs Red Sox Today: Picks, Predictions, Moneyline and Odds – Friday, August 12

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The New York Yankees (71-41) will visit the Boston Red Sox (55-58), Friday at 7:10 PM ET, in a battle of AL East rivals. The scheduled starters are Domingo German (1-2) for the Yankees, and Nathan Eovaldi (5-3) for the Red Sox.

Even though the Yankees are playing on the road at the Red Sox, they are currently favored on the moneyline at -126, compared to the home team at +107. The contest has a total set at 9.

Yankees vs. Red Sox Odds

Run Line

New York Yankees (-1.5)

Moneyline

Yankees (-126)

Total

9 Runs (Over: -116, Under: -105)

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When, Where, at What Time is Yankees vs. Red Sox

  • Game Day: Friday, August 12, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Stadium: Fenway Park

Yankees Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Giancarlo Stanton 10 Day Injury List Achilles
Harrison Bader 10 Day Injury List Foot
Matt Carpenter 10 Day Injury List Foot
Michael King 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Luis Severino 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Chad Green 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Miguel Castro 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Zack Britton 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Stephen Ridings 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Derek Dietrich Suspended List Suspension

Red Sox Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Rob Refsnyder 10 Day Injury List Knee
Trevor Story 10 Day Injury List Hand
Matt Strahm 15 Day Injury List Wrist
Chris Sale 15 Day Injury List Finger/Wrist
Michael Wacha 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Tyler Danish 15 Day Injury List Elbow
Tanner Houck 15 Day Injury List Back
Brayan Bello 15 Day Injury List Groin
James Paxton 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Kiké Hernández 60 Day Injury List Hip Flexor
Josh Taylor 60 Day Injury List Back
Eric Hosmer Day-to-day Knee

Last Time Out: Yankees and Red Sox

The Red Sox beat the Orioles 4-3 yesterday. Xander Bogaerts went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI, and Austin Davis got the win, throwing zero innings without giving up a hit or an earned run.

Betting Trends

Yankees Betting Records and Team Stats

The Yankees have won 67, or 65%, of the 103 games they’ve played as favorites this season. This season, New York has won 62 of its 95 games, or 65.3%, when favored by at least -126 on the moneyline. The oddsmakers’ moneyline implies a 55.8% chance of a victory for the Yankees. Games involving New York have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 56 of 112 chances this season. In 112 games with a spread this season, the Yankees are 52-60-0 ATS.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Aaron Judge 108 .304 (12) .396 (6) .681 (1) 9.4% (1) 25.2% (124) 13.0% (11)
Anthony Rizzo 101 .222 (129) .341 (55) .503 (17) 6.4% (5) 17.2% (52) 11.5% (26)
DJ LeMahieu 103 .283 (33) .387 (9) .425 (72) 2.7% (89) 12.5% (12) 13.6% (8)
Andrew Benintendi 106 .305 (10) .380 (11) .385 (115) 0.7% (141) 14.3% (20) 10.9% (33)
Gleyber Torres 101 .252 (85) .306 (113) .447 (53) 4.0% (38) 21.5% (92) 6.6% (103)

Red Sox Betting Records and Team Stats

The Red Sox have been underdogs in 55 games this season and have come away with the win 22 times (40%) in those contests. This season, Boston has been victorious 16 times in 41 chances when named as an underdog of at least +107 or worse on the moneyline. The Red Sox have an implied victory probability of 48.3% according to the moneyline set for this matchup. Boston and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 52 of their 113 opportunities. The Red Sox are 57-56-0 against the spread in their 113 games with a line set by sportsbooks this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Rafael Devers 96 .306 (9) .363 (24) .577 (5) 5.7% (11) 18.4% (62) 6.9% (96)
Xander Bogaerts 108 .309 (5) .379 (12) .451 (50) 2.0% (105) 20.3% (81) 9.0% (68)
Alex Verdugo 106 .273 (46) .315 (101) .390 (107) 1.6% (123) 11.8% (9) 5.7% (124)
Tommy Pham 105 .237 (115) .316 (98) .393 (102) 3.3% (64) 26.7% (133) 10.3% (40)
J.D. Martínez 99 .277 (40) .343 (50) .441 (59) 2.2% (99) 24.9% (121) 8.4% (75)

Yankees vs. Red Sox Picks and Predictions

Our recommended pick for this matchup is the Yankees to emerge victorious (-126 on the moneyline), while we project the total score will go over the total (9 runs).

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WRITTEN BY

Stacy Sailer

Stacy has been a baseball fan for as long as she can remember. She admits that she grew up as a spoiled Yankees fan in the late-90’s/early 2000’s, but has slowly evolved into a disgruntled Yankees fan due to their lone championship title in the last 21 seasons. She follows other sports, but her first love has always been baseball and loves getting to share her insight and knowledge with the Betsperts community.

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