Houston; Sunday, 7:10 p.m. EDT
: Astros -160, Yankees +136; over/under is 9 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros host the New York Yankees looking to break their four-game home skid.
Houston is 35-33 in home games and 77-60 overall. Astros hitters are batting a collective .257, the eighth-best team batting average in MLB play.
New York has a 31-36 record in road games and a 67-69 record overall. The Yankees are 27-10 in games when they did not allow a home run.
The matchup Sunday is the seventh time these teams meet this season. The Yankees hold a 4-2 advantage in the season series.
LAST 10 GAMES: Astros: 5-5, .303 batting average, 5.09 ERA, outscored opponents by nine runs
Yankees: 6-4, .211 batting average, 2.86 ERA, outscored opponents by 10 runs
Yankees: Gleyber Torres: day-to-day (back), Billy McKinney: 10-Day IL (back), Nestor Cortes Jr.: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Anthony Rizzo: 10-Day IL (concussion), Jose Trevino: 60-Day IL (wrist), Ryan Weber: 60-Day IL (forearm), Lou Trivino: 60-Day IL (elbow), Frankie Montas: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Luis Gil: 60-Day IL (elbow), Scott Effross: 60-Day IL (elbow)