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    The San Francisco Giants (0-1) visit the New York Yankees (1-0) on Saturday at 4:05 PM ET. The Giants are underdogs (+119) against the favored Yankees (-140). New York has Clarke Schmidt starting things off, and San Francisco will counter with Alex Cobb.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Yankees vs. Giants

    • Game Day: Saturday, April 1, 2023
    • Game Time: 4:05 PM ET
    • Location: The Bronx, New York
    • Stadium: Yankee Stadium
    Yankees vs Giants Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Yankees -140 8.5

    How Do I Watch the Yankees vs. the Giants?

    • TV Channel: FOX

    Yankees Stats & Trends

    Yankees Batting

    • The New York Yankees hit a league-leading 254 home runs last season, averaging 1.6 per game.
    • New York’s .241 batting average ranked 15th in the majors.
    • Last season the Yankees were the second-highest scoring team in MLB action averaging 5.0 runs per game (807 total).
    • The club’s 8.6 strikeouts per game ranked 18th in the majors.
    • The Yankees averaged 1.7 homers per home game last season (136 total at home).
    • New York averaged 3.0 extra-base hits per game while slugging .439 at home.
    • The club batted .240 with 631 hits (7.8 per game) at home last season.

    Yankees Key Batters

    • Aaron Judge collected 177 hits, posted an OBP of .440 and a .686 SLG last season.
    • Anthony Rizzo slashed .224/.345/.480 and finished with an OPS of .824.
    • Gleyber Torres ended his last campaign with 134 hits, an OBP of .311, plus a slugging percentage of .447.
    • DJ LeMahieu slashed .261/.357/.377 and finished with an OPS of .734.

    Giants Stats & Trends

    Giants Batting

    • The Giants ranked 12th in Major League Baseball with 183 home runs.
    • San Francisco ranked 22nd in MLB with a .234 team batting average.
    • The Giants ranked 11th in the majors with 716 total runs scored last season.
    • San Francisco was one of the least disciplined teams at the plate last season, ranking 26th with an average of 9.0 strikeouts per game.
    • They hit 97 homers, an average of 1.2 per game, in 81 road contests last season.
    • San Francisco slugged .387 in 81 road games last season.
    • They averaged 7.8 base hits per game and had a .229 batting average on the road last season.

    Giants Key Batters

    • Wilmer Flores hit .229 with 28 doubles, a triple, 19 home runs and 60 walks a season ago.
    • Thairo Estrada had 127 hits and a .322 on-base percentage while slugging .402.
    • Joc Pederson hit .274 with 19 doubles, three triples, 23 home runs and 45 walks a season ago.
    • Mike Yastrzemski hit .214 with 31 doubles, two triples, 17 home runs and 61 walks.

    Yankees vs. Giants Probable Pitchers

    The probable pitchers for both teams have not made a start this season. Here are their stats from last season:

    Clarke Schmidt (NYY) Pitcher Alex Cobb (SF)
    5 – 5 W/L 7 – 8
    57.2 IP 149.2
    3.12 ERA 3.73
    1.197 WHIP 1.303
    8.7 K/9 9.1
    3.6 BB/9 2.6

    Yankees vs. Giants Injury Updates

    • Yankees: Harrison Bader: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Ben Rortvedt: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Tommy Kahnle: 15 Day IL (Biceps), Luis Severino: 15 Day IL (Lat), Lou Trivino: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Frankie Montás: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Carlos Rodón: 15 Day IL (Forearm), Luis Gil: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Scott Effross: 60 Day IL (Elbow)
    • Giants: Mitch Haniger: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Austin Slater: 10 Day IL (Elbow), Luke Jackson: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Luis González: 60 Day IL (Back), Thomas Szapucki: 60 Day IL (Left arm)

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