New York; Saturday, 1:05 p.m. EDT
: Astros -139, Yankees +118; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Yankees face the Houston Astros on Saturday.
New York has a 34-27 record in home games and a 57-53 record overall. The Yankees are 36-13 in games when they have more hits than their opponents.
Houston is 63-48 overall and 32-23 on the road. The Astros have hit 141 total home runs to rank 10th in MLB play.
The teams meet Saturday for the third time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Yankees: 4-6, .226 batting average, 4.49 ERA, outscored by 11 runs
Astros: 6-4, .268 batting average, 4.04 ERA, outscored opponents by nine runs
INJURIES: Yankees: Anthony Rizzo: 10-Day IL (concussion), Jose Trevino: 60-Day IL (wrist), Josh Donaldson: 60-Day IL (calf), Nestor Cortes Jr.: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Ryan Weber: 60-Day IL (forearm), Jonathan Loaisiga: 60-Day IL (elbow), Lou Trivino: 60-Day IL (elbow), Frankie Montas: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Luis Gil: 60-Day IL (elbow), Scott Effross: 60-Day IL (elbow)