Yankees host Rays on 11-game home win streak

Tampa Bay Rays (35-25, 3rd in AL East) vs New York Yankees (44-16, 1st in AL East)

New York; Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. EDT

Pitching Prospects: Rays: Corey Kluber (3-2, 3.88 ERA, 1.15 whip, 51 strikeouts); Yankees: Gerrit Cole (5-1, 3.63 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 84 strikeouts)

fanduel sportsbook Line: Yankees-223, Rays +183; over/under is 8 runs

Bottom line: The New York Yankees will look to continue their 11-game home winning streak when they face the Tampa Bay Rays.

New York leads 26–7 in home games and 44–16 on aggregate. The Yankees have scored a total of 98 home runs to lead the AL.

Tampa Bay has grown to 14-12 on the road and 35-25 overall. The Rays are 20-5 in a game when they have scored five or more runs.

Tuesday’s game is the fifth time these teams are hitting boundaries this season. The season series is tied at 2-2.

Top Performer: Aaron Judge has a .318 batting average to lead the Yankees, and has 10 doubles and 24 home runs. Isiah Kinnear-Falefa is 11-for-36 with four RBIs in the last 10 games.

Manuel Margot has eight doubles, one triple, three home runs and 23 RBIs for the Razz. Randy Arozrena is 12-for-38 in the last 10 matches with two doubles, one triple and two home runs.

Last 10 games: Yankees: 9-1, .280 batting average, 2.78 ERA, beat opponents by 43 runs

Rays: 6-4, .242 batting average, 2.93 ERA, beat opponents by 14 runs

Injuries: Yankees: Jose Trevino: Days to Days (back), Gleber Torres: Days to Days (illness), Chad Greene: 60-days IL (elbow), Jonathan Loisiga: 15-days IL (right shoulder), Eroldis Chapman: 15-day IL (Achilles), Ben Rortvedt: 60-day IL (oblique), Stefan Riding: 60-day IL (shoulder), Domingo German: 60-day IL (shoulder), Jack Britton: 60-day IL (elbow) )

Rays: Andrew Kittredge: 60-day IL (elbow), Mike Zunino: 10-day IL (shoulder), JP Fairison: 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 (Slant), Brendan McKay: 60-Day IL (Shoulder) , Pete Fairbanks: 60-day IL (latitude), Tyler Glasnow: 60-day IL (elbow), Nick Anderson: 60-day IL (elbow), Cunt Chirrinos: 60-day IL (elbow)


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