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Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees Preview & Picks – Red Sox To Continue Yankees Cover Trend

By Leigh Copson
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22 Sep 2022
  • Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees picks for Thursday, September 22
  • Matchup gets underway at 19:15 ET at Yankee Stadium
  • Preview, stats & head-to-head
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Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees Preview & Picks


Boston are backed to cover as a betting underdog in New York.

The Yankees have had the better of the Red Sox, but the visitors have been covering consistently.

  • Boston are 10-5-0 ATS in their last 15 games vs NY Yankees
  • Boston pitcher Michael Wacha is 11-1 as a starter this season
  • Michael Wacha started in Boston’s 3-0 win over NY in August
  • The Under has cashed in 4 of the last 5 meetings

Head To Head


  • New York Yankees lead the regular season series 9-6
  • New York Yankees won 5-3 when the teams last met on September 14

Boston Red Sox Form


Boston go into this series opener in mixed form having gone 3-4 since the start of last week.

They went into that week on the back of road wins at Baltimore, but were quickly brought back down to Earth.

The Red Sox lost back-to-back home games against the New York Yankees, 7-6 and 5-3.

Boston bounced back by winning two of their three home games against Kansas City, and they then won the series opener in Cincinnati.

They failed to sweep the Reds however, losing last night’s matchup 5-1.

New York Yankees Form


New York are riding a three-game win streak heading into this meeting with Boston.

The Yankees started last week with back-to-back wins in Boston to extend their streak to four straight games.

That run came to an end with a 7-6 defeat in Milwaukee, and they then lost the second meeting with the Brewers too.

New York bounced back in the series finale though, running out 12-8 winners.

The Yankees then backed up that victory with back-to-back home wins against Pittsburgh, beating the Pirates 9-8 and 14-2.

Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees FAQs

Where can I watch the Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees live stream?

You can watch the Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees live stream by using ExpressVPN.

What is the Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees start time?

The Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees game is set to start at 19:15 ET.

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Verdict

Boston have lost more than they have won against the Yankees this season.

They have repeatedly covered the spread though, and with Michael Wacha starting they are backed to do it again.

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Value Bet: Under 8.5 Total Runs @20/21 at Coral - 2 Units
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