Major League Baseball
Preview
NY Yankees at Boston
When: 1:30 PM ET, Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts
Matchup Edge
NYY Edge in: BOS
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Boston Red Sox are ranked 6 in hitting, with a batting average of .263. The Red Sox are averaging 4.9 runs per game this season with an OPS of .747.
  • The New York Yankees are ranked 10 in hitting, with a batting average of .260. The Yankees are averaging 5.2 runs per game this season with an OPS of .777.

Pitching

  • The Boston Red Sox are ranked 4 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.73. Opponents are hitting .247 for average, and have a .306 on base percentage and .713 OPS against the Red Sox this season.
  • The New York Yankees are ranked 5 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.85. Opponents are hitting .232 for average, and have a .302 on base percentage and .687 OPS against the Yankees this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
NY Yankees 65-56 L1 35-22 30-34
Boston 70-51 W3 39-21 31-30
Last Meeting
NY Yankees Boston
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
8/18/17 NYY 6 BOS 9 .308 2 .913 .312 2 .942
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
NY Yankees C. Headley .362 17 .912
Boston M. Betts .245 13 .656
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
NY Yankees G. Sanchez 5 8 13
Boston A. Benintendi 4 6 12
Pitching ERA Avg K
NY Yankees 2.80 .247 111
Boston 3.69 .195 137
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
NY Yankees D. Gregorius .307 118 .834
Boston D. Pedroia .303 103 .784
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
NY Yankees A. Judge 37 91 80
Boston M. Betts 18 79 76
Pitching ERA Avg K
NY Yankees 3.85 .260 1143
Boston 3.73 .263 1154