Rangers, streaking Kiner-Falefa set for matchup against Yankees
New York; Monday, 1 p.m. EDT
LINE: Yankees -194; over/under is 9 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Texas’ Kiner-Falefa puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Yankees.
The Yankees are 51-21 in home games. New York has hit 254 home runs this season, second in the American League. Gary Sanchez leads the team with 32, averaging one every 11.5 at-bats.
The Rangers are 27-42 on the road. Texas has hit 187 home runs as a team this season. Danny Santana leads the team with 24, averaging one every 16.7 at-bats.
LAST 10 GAMES: Yankees: 7-3, .246 batting average, 3.20 ERA, outscored opponents by 17 runs
Rangers: 4-6, .180 batting average, 4.08 ERA, outscored by 14 runs
Yankees Injuries: Stephen Tarpley: (elbow), Luis Severino: (shoulder), Greg Bird: (foot), Edwin Encarnacion: (wrist), Thairo Estrada: (hamstring), Gio Urshela: (groin), Jacoby Ellsbury: (hip), Aaron Hicks: (elbow), Giancarlo Stanton: (knee), Jake Barrett: (elbow), Dellin Betances: (shoulder), Zack Britton: (calf), David Hale: (spine), Ben Heller: (elbow), Jonathan Holder: (shoulder), Jordan Montgomery: (elbow), CC Sabathia: (knee), Miguel Andujar: (labrum).