Carlos Rodon is starting for the Yankees on Thursday, and they are facing the Angels, who are starting Patrick Sandoval. This one gets started at 9:38 PM ET from Angel Stadium of Anaheim in Anaheim, CA. The Yankees are 38-19, while the Angels are 21-34. New York is 1st in the AL East, and the Angels are 5th in the AL West.

New York is currently favored on the money line, and the odds have them at -183 compared to the Angels at +154. The over/under line is sitting at 8.5 runs, and YES will be televising this game.


The Pick: OVER 8.5 Runs

This game will be played at Angel Stadium of Anaheim at 9:38 ET on Thursday, May 30th.


  • We have the Yankees winning by a score of 5 to 4
  • However, if you're looking for a run line pick, we like the Angels to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 9 runs and like the over

New York picked up a 2-1 road win over the Angels in the most recent game of this series. The Yankees had a one-run lead going into the 7th inning, and the Angels could only muster one run in the 7th inning. As for the Yankees, they scored the game's first run in the 1st inning and pushed across the game-winning run in the 8th.

Luis Gil started for the Yankees and picked up the win, going eight innings and giving up just one run. He finished the game with nine strikeouts but issued two walks. As for the Angels, Tyler Anderson got the start and took the loss, giving up one earned run in five innings of work.

Alex Verdugo and Anthony Volpe were the only two Yankees hitters to have more than one hit. Verdugo. Logan O'Hoppe had the only home run of the game for the Angels.

Yankees Records & Stats

The Yankees are 38-19 overall this year, and they lead the AL East by 1.5 games over the Orioles. New York is 8-8 in divisional games this year and will be on the road to take on the Angels today. The Yankees are 20-11 on the road this year and have gone 18-8 at home.

So far, the Yankees have been really good as the favorite, going 28-15 this year. They are also 10-4 as the underdog and have an overall series record of 13-2-2. New York's series road winning streak is at three heading into today's game vs. the Angels.

The Yankees have been a solid run line bet this season, going 31-26 overall. They have been even better on the road, going 18-13 against the run line. The Yankees have been favored in most of their games, going 20-23 against the run line as the favorite. Their average run differential is +1.6 runs per game.

The Yankees are on the road to face the Angels today, and the over/under line is set at 8.5 runs. The combined run average in their games this season is 7.9, and their over/under record is 23-32. When the line has been set at 8.5 runs, their record is 13-11. The under has hit in their last four games.

Carlos Rodón has been pitching well for the Yankees this season, coming into the game with a record of 6-2 and an ERA of 2.95. Out of his 11 starts, he has turned in seven quality starts and is averaging 8.41 strikeouts per nine innings. Rodón most recently faced the Padres, where he didn't give up a run in six innings of work. He has won his last three starts. The left-hander has been especially tough at home, with an ERA of 2.21 compared to 4.1 on the road.

Not only do the Yankees lead the league in home runs, but they are also the top team in the league in terms of slugging percentage and OPS. As a team, they are averaging 4.8 runs per game, which is 7th in the MLB. The Yankees have been even better at home, averaging 4.7 runs per game.

Juan Soto and Aaron Judge have been the team's top power threats this season, with Soto's 15 homers being 2nd on the team and Judge's 17 leading the way. Soto comes into the game with four homers in his past eight games, while Judge has also homered four times in that stretch while batting .296.

Angels Records & Stats

With an overall record of 21-34, the Angels are 5th in the AL West, trailing the Mariners by nine games. So far, they have gone 4-2 in divisional matchups. Los Angeles has really struggled at home this season, going 7-20. They are just above .500 at 14-14 on the road.

The Angels have dropped six of their last seven games, including losing the series opener vs. the Yankees. Los Angeles responded with a win in game two of the series. So far, they are 4-12-1 in series this season. At home, the Angels have gone 6-17 as the underdog, compared to 14-13 on the road. This year, the Angels are just 1-4 as the favorite.

When the Angels win, they do so by an average of 3.8 runs per game, but when they lose, they lose by an average of 3.4 runs. They have been a good run line bet this season, going 32-23 overall, including a 19-9 mark on the road. They have been especially good against the run line as an underdog, going 32-18.

The Angels have played in 42 games this season, and the over has hit in 30 of them. They have a combined run average of 9.2, which is higher than today's over/under line of 8.5. When the line is set at 8.5, the over has hit in 12 of their 22 games. Their games have had an average over/under line of 8 runs, and 15 of their games have had higher lines than today's 8.5. The under has hit in their last 2 games.

Left-hander Patrick Sandoval gets the start for the Angels today as he faces the Yankees at home. This year, he has made 11 starts and has a record of 2-7. Sandoval's ERA is 5.60, along with a WHIP of 1.55. In his 11 appearances, he has turned in two quality starts. Sandoval's last outing was a rough one, as he gave up eight earned runs in 3 2/3 innings of work. Looking back over his last four outings, he has allowed at least four earned runs in three of them. The one exception was a start in which he didn't allow a run.

Los Angeles comes into today's game with the 5th most home runs in the league and have been a solid power-hitting team so far. However, they are just 17th in runs per game at 4.3. The Angels have been a good home run hitting team so far, but they have been just an average team in terms of batting average, on-base percentage, and slugging percentage.

Taylor Ward has been the team's top power threat so far, as his 11 home runs are the best mark on the team and 8th best in the league. He also comes into the game with a team-high 34 RBIs. However, he is just 4/19 in his last six games. Jo Adell and Mike Trout are also tied for 2nd on the team with 10 homers, but Trout is batting just .220 this season, and Adell is hitting just .211.