Houston; Saturday, 7:10 p.m. EDT
: Astros -186, Yankees +157; over/under is 9 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros aim to stop their three-game home losing streak with a win against the New York Yankees.
Houston has a 35-32 record in home games and a 77-59 record overall. The Astros have a 29-8 record in games when they did not allow a home run.
New York has gone 30-36 on the road and 66-69 overall. Yankees pitchers have a collective 3.98 ERA, which ranks seventh in the AL.
The teams meet Saturday for the sixth time this season. The Yankees lead the season series 3-2.
LAST 10 GAMES: Astros: 6-4, .301 batting average, 5.09 ERA, outscored opponents by 14 runs
Yankees: 6-4, .211 batting average, 2.55 ERA, outscored opponents by 17 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)