New York Mets vs. New York Yankees - DraftKings Sportsbook Promo and Prediction

August 23, 2022

12:05 PM ET Aug 23
Mets vs. Yankees
Yankees to WIN

The New York Yankees and the New York Mets will play at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday at 7:05 PM. Right-hander Taijuan Walker will be taking the mound for the Mets. He was able to throw two scoreless innings against the Atlanta Braves in his last game. On the other hand, the New York Yankees will have right-hander Frankie Montas on the mound. He was able to throw six innings against the Toronto Blue Jays.

DraftKings predicts the Yankees to win with a Moneyline of -120 while the Mets are at +100.

The Pick: New York Yankees Moneyline @ -120
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Why bet on New York Yankees?

✅ The Yankees are 1st in American League East with a 75 - 48 record.
✅ Aaron Judge leads the team with 47 home runs while batting at .295.
✅ The Yankees have a Moneyline coverage of 75-48 with a record of 4-6 in the last 10 games.

Teams: New York Mets vs. New York Yankees
When: Tuesday, August 23, at 7:05 PM ET
Venue: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY
Betting Pick: New York Yankees to win Moneyline @ -120

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New York Mets vs. New York Yankees

New York Mets 

The New York Mets have been playing well on the offensive side of the ball this season, as they are currently seventh in league with a .740 team batting average. Jeff McNeil has been one of the most consistent players for the team, as he has a .839 on-base percentage and seven home runs. In his last 15 games, he has one homer, seven RBIs, and nine runs scored.

According to the Baseball Savant page, Taijuan Walker has struggled on the mound this season, as he is currently in the 18th percentile of hard-hit pitchers. He needs to improve his barrel percentage, as he has a 7.7 percent rate. On July 26, Walker faced the New York Yankees and won the game with six innings of work. He allowed three runs on seven hits and three strikeouts. Daniel Vogelbach had a batting average of .284 with one hit in the last game.

New York Yankees

 The New York Yankees are currently third in league with a .755 team batting average while averaging 5.02 runs per game. One of the main reasons they are doing well is the play of Aaron Judge, who has a 1.044 OPS and 46 home runs, and 102 RBI. Even though the team is struggling on offense, Judge has been performing well in the last 30 games, as he has a .333 batting average and has 13 home runs, and 33 RBI. In Tuesday's game, Judge had a batting average of .295 and recorded 2 hits.

According to the Baseball Savant page of the player, Frank Montas, he is currently in the 85th percentile in the chase rate. He has been working on getting softer contact, and his exit velocity is at 88.2 MPH. He has a good five-speed arsenal and has been throwing three or more pitches 22.9 percent of the time. It will be interesting to see how he performs against the New York Mets when they visit Bronx.

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