Yankees vs Astros Betting Lines, Spread, Odds and Prop Bets

By Ian McCafferty
New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles
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Yankees vs Astros Game Info

New York Yankees (5-4, 3-0 Away) vs. Houston Astros (5-5, 3-0 Home)

Date: Monday, April 8, 2019

Time: 7 p.m. EST

Venue: Minute Maid Park – Houston, TX

Yankees vs Astros Probable Pitchers and Betting Info

All betting lines, odds and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.

Moneyline: NYY: (+132) | HOU: (-152)

Spread: NYY: +1.5 (-158) | HOU: -1.5 (+134)

Total: 7.5 – Over: (-114) | Under: (-108)

Public (Spread) Betting Percentages: NYY: 22% | HOU: 78%

Starting Pitcher: NYY: Masahiro Tanaka (1-0, 1.46 ERA) | HOU: Justin Verlander (1-0, 4.09 ERA)

Yankees vs Astros Betting Trends & Stats

- The New York Yankees are 5-4 against the spread (ATS) this season.

- The total has gone under in eight of Houston's 10 games this season.

- New York has won three straight games at Minute Maid Park, dating back to last season.

- Houston is 2-8 ATS on the season.

Yankees vs Astros Prop Bet

All Yankees-Astros betting lines, odds and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.

- Justin Verlander Total Strikeouts: Over 8.5 (+110) – The Yankees are averaging 9.1 strikeouts per game this season, and that's with six of their nine games coming against a weaker Orioles' pitching staff. Aaron Judge has struck out in 16 of his 35 at-bats this season and is 0-for-6 with three strikeouts against Verlander in his career. The Astros' starter has also struck out Giancarlo Stanton five times in eight career appearances.

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