Miami Marlins vs New York Yankees MLB Betting Prediction

MLB Miami Marlins vs New York Yankees Prediction 4/8/2024

The Miami Marlins (1-9) travel to face off against the New York Yankees (8-2) on Monday, April 8th. This game will be played at Yankee Stadium in New York and televised on YES. Both team’s come into this one having won their previous games. First pitch is set for 6:05 ET.

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The Marlins Are Coming Off A Win

Miami closed out their series with the Cardinals by picking up a 10-3 win. This game was all Marlins from the start, as they scored six runs in the 1st inning, while the Cardinals didn’t score until the 5th. Nick Gordon went 2/5 with a homer and three RBIs, and Jazz Chisholm Jr. went 1/3 with a homer and three RBIs. Max Meyer put together a quality start for the Marlins, going six innings and giving up just one earned run while striking out three.

On the other side, the Cardinals started Jake Woodford, and he didn’t make it out of the 1st inning. Woodford gave up six runs and six hits in just 2/3 of an inning. St. Louis’s offense did have a total of 13 hits, but they didn’t have any timely hitting as they scored just three runs.

Jesús Luzardo Gets The Start For The Marlins

Jesús Luzardo and the Marlins are on the road to take on the Yankees. Luzardo has started two games this season, with his most recent outing coming at home against the Angels. In that game, he went 5 1/3 innings, allowing 3 earned runs and striking out 5. He did give up a home run in that outing.

Marlins Offense Breakdown

For the Marlins, we like Luis Arraez to have a good game at the plate. He has the 4th highest hits projection in the league today and is our top projected hitter for the Marlins. Jazz Chisholm Jr. has the best odds to hit a home run for the Marlins, as his home run projection is 10th best in the league for today’s games. If you are looking for a longshot bet, Jake Burger has the 11th best odds to hit a home run today.

The Yankees Are Coming Off A Win

The Yankees closed out their series with the Blue Jays by picking up an 8-3 win. This game was closer than the final score indicates, as the Yankees were only winning 2-1 heading into the bottom of the 8th before they scored six runs in their half of the 8th. On the money line, the Yankees were at -165 heading into the game.

Offensively, Giancarlo Stanton had a big game for the Yankees, going 1/4 with a homer and four RBIs. Anthony Volpe also went 3/4 with two RBIs and scored twice. The Blue Jays had a total of five hits and three of them came in the 9th inning when they scored two of their three runs.

Nestor Cortes Gets The Start For The Yankees

Coming in with a 0-1 record, Nestor Cortes will be making his first start of the season at home against the Marlins. In his first two outings, he went 5 innings in each start, striking out 2 and 5 batters, respectively. He gave up 2 home runs in his first start and 1 in his second outing.

Yankees Offense Breakdown

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If you’re looking for some player props for the Yankees, we have Aaron Judge with the best odds to hit a home run on the team and the 3rd best odds in the league today. Giancarlo Stanton is 2nd on the team in terms of home run projections and 5th in the league. Gleyber Torres has the best odds to get a hit on the team and his home run projection is 13th in the league.


Marlins vs Yankees Prediction


Our prediction for today’s Marlins vs. Yankees matchup is for the Yankees to pick up a 5-4 win. With the Yankees being the predicted winner, we recommend taking them on the money line, where the payout is -159.

Looking at some of today’s starters, we have Nestor Cortes as the starter with the best chance of picking up a win. However, his projected strikeout total is just five, which ranks him 17th among starters.

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