Tanaka, Yankees to face Verlander, Astros
Houston; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Astros favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 7 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros square off against the New York Yankees on Monday at Minute Maid Park.
The Astros went 46-35 on their home field in 2018. Houston hit .255 as a team with 3.1 extra base hits per game and 205 total home runs last year.
The Yankees finished 47-34 in road games in 2018. New York hit .249 as a team last year and hit 267 total home runs. The Yankees won the season series 5-2 in 2018.