Rays host the Yankees, try to continue home win streak

Mon, Jun 20, 2022
MLB News (AP)

Rays host the Yankees, try to continue home win streak

New York Yankees (49-17, first in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (36-30, third in the AL East)

St. Petersburg, Florida; Monday, 7:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Gerrit Cole (6-1, 3.33 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 91 strikeouts); Rays: Shane McClanahan (7-3, 1.84 ERA, .86 WHIP, 105 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Yankees -132, Rays +111; over/under is 6 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Tampa Bay Rays will try to keep their three-game home win streak intact when they play the New York Yankees.

Tampa Bay has a 36-30 record overall and a 21-13 record in home games. The Rays have gone 21-5 in games when they scored five or more runs.

New York has a 49-17 record overall and a 20-10 record in road games. The Yankees are 29-2 in games when they scored at least five runs.

The matchup Monday is the eighth meeting between these teams this season. The Yankees have a 5-2 advantage in the season series.

TOP PERFORMERS: Randy Arozarena has 14 doubles, two triples and seven home runs for the Rays. Manuel Margot is 9-for-37 with four doubles and three RBI over the past 10 games.

Aaron Judge has 11 doubles and 25 home runs for the Yankees. Gleyber Torres is 13-for-33 with five doubles and three home runs over the last 10 games.

  • LAST 10 GAMES: Rays: 3-7, .231 batting average, 2.49 ERA, outscored by four runs

    Yankees: 9-1, .265 batting average, 2.81 ERA, outscored opponents by 42 runs

    INJURIES: Rays: Drew Rasmussen: 15-Day IL (hamstring), Andrew Kittredge: 60-Day IL (elbow), Mike Zunino: 10-Day IL (shoulder), J.P. Feyereisen: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Wander Franco: 10-Day IL (quadricep), JT Chargois: 60-Day IL (oblique), Chris Mazza: 60-Day IL (back), Brandon Lowe: 10-Day IL (back), Luis Patino: 60-Day IL (oblique), Brendan McKay: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Pete Fairbanks: 60-Day IL (lat), Tyler Glasnow: 60-Day IL (elbow), Nick Anderson: 60-Day IL (elbow), Yonny Chirinos: 60-Day IL (elbow)

    Yankees: Jonathan Loaisiga: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Chad Green: 60-Day IL (elbow), Aroldis Chapman: 15-Day IL (achilles), Ben Rortvedt: 60-Day IL (oblique), Stephen Ridings: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Domingo German: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Zack Britton: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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