NY Yankees vs. Houston, 05/02/2018 20:10 EDT, Score: 4 - 0

Point Spread: +1½/-144 Houston

Sportsbook: PinnacleSports

Result: Loss

This is an 8* play on the Houston Astros +1.5.

The Yankees are on a roll, but I am not quite ready to accept that they should be a favorite on the road against the defending World Series champs. Dallas Keuchel hasn't had a great start to the season, but his numbers in Houston over the last three seasons are nothing short of incredible.

Keuchel (1-4, 4.00 ERA) was torched for six runs on seven hits in seven innings in a home loss to Oakland his last time out. His other three losses all came on the road, and he's 25-9 with a 2.29 ERA in his last 43 starts at Minutemaid Park.

The Yankees hand the ball to Luis Severino, and the 24 year old has been lights out this season. He was 0-1 with a 10.57 ERA in two starts against Houston last season.

The Astros lineup is batting .395 over a combined 38 at bats versus Severino.

Take HOU.


Jesse Schule

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