Yankees Vs Red Sox: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – September 22, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on September 22, 2022

The New York Yankees (90-58) will look to keep a three-game winning streak alive when they host the Boston Red Sox (72-76) at 7:15 PM ET on Thursday. New York’s (-170 to win) Jameson Taillon gets the start versus Boston’s (+144) Michael Wacha.

The betting insights in the following article use the latest odds as of September 22, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET. Check out the table below for the latest odds for this game and get up to $1,000 Risk Free Bet at FanDuel today!

Yankees vs Red Sox Betting Lines

Yankees Betting Insights

  • This season, the Yankees have been favored 135 times and won 86, or 63.7%, of those games.
  • New York has a record of 51-22, a 69.9% win rate, when favored by -170 or more by sportsbooks this season.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 63% chance of a victory for the Yankees.
  • Games involving New York have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 73 of 151 chances this season.
  • The Yankees are 66-85-0 ATS in their 151 games with a spread this season.

Yankees Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 7-3
Runs Per Game 7.6
HR 22
ERA 4.65
K/9 9.81

Red Sox Betting Insights

  • The Red Sox have been chosen as underdogs in 73 games this year and have walked away with the win 27 times (37%) in those games.
  • Boston has a win-loss record of 2-10 when favored by +144 or worse by sportsbooks this year.
  • The Red Sox have an implied victory probability of 41% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.
  • Contests with Boston have gone over the total set by oddsmakers in 69 of 151 chances this season.
  • The Red Sox are 77-74-0 against the spread in their 151 games that had a posted line this season.

Red Sox Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 5-5
Runs Per Game 5.0
HR 9
ERA 3.48
K/9 8.90

Red Sox Probable Pitcher – Michael Wacha

  • Wacha (11-1) takes the mound first for the Red Sox in his 21st start of the season. He has a 2.61 ERA in 114 innings pitched, with 92 strikeouts.
  • In his last appearance on Friday against the Kansas City Royals, the righty tossed 7 2/3 innings, giving up one earned run while surrendering seven hits.
  • Wacha will aim to last five or more innings for his 11th straight appearance. He’s averaging 5.2 frames per outing.
  • The Red Sox are 6-2 in Wacha’s eight starts this season that they were the moneyline underdog.
  • Wacha’s team is 15-5 in his 20 starts.
  • Wacha’s starts hit the over on the run total eight times in 21 games with a set total this season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 22, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Red Sox Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Ryan Brasier 62 56.1 9.3 12.3 1.5 5.91
John Schreiber 59 59.2 10.1 7.4 0.4 1.96
Matt Strahm 46 40.0 10.8 10.3 1.0 3.38
Matt Barnes 39 34.2 8.0 9.9 0.6 4.93
Tyler Danish 30 36.1 6.9 8.7 1.4 3.96

Yankees Probable Pitcher – Jameson Taillon

  • Taillon and his team are 16-13-0 ATS this season when he starts.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Saturday, when he gave up four earned runs and allowed four hits in 5 2/3 innings against the Milwaukee Brewers.
  • Taillon has three starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • When Taillon starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 17-6.
  • Taillon’s team is 21-8 when he starts this season.
  • Games started by Taillon have a 15-13-1 record at hitting the over this season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 22, 2022 at 7:13 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Yankees Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
Clay Holmes 60 60.2 64 2.82 7 20
Lou Trivino 59 48.1 62 4.84 3 10
Wandy Peralta 56 56.1 47 2.72 9 5
Lucas Luetge 47 54.1 56 2.82 6 2
Jonathan Loaisiga 46 42.2 33 4.64 10 1

Yankees Hitting Trends

  • The Yankees have a record this season in games when they hit two or more home runs.
  • The Yankees have gone 26-4 in the 30 games this season when they have collected at least five extra-base hits.
  • The team is 54-23 in the games this season it has notched at least eight hits.
  • The Yankees are 61-10 in the games this season that they scored five or more runs.
  • The Yankees are 35-14 in games this season when they have drawn at least five walks.

Red Sox Hitting Trends

  • They are 24-15 this season when they hit two or more home runs in a game.
  • They’ve won 27 of their 32 games with five or more extra-base hits this season.
  • In 87 games this season with eight or more hits, they have a record of 52-35.
  • In 68 games this season with five or more runs scored, they’ved posted a record of 49-19.
  • They have won 22 of their 28 games this season in which they’ve drawn more than four free passes.

Yankees vs. Red Sox Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Red Sox (+144)

Over/Under Pick: Over (8.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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