Minnesota Twins vs New York Yankees

José Berríos (14-8, 3.68 ERA) vs James Paxton (15-6, 3,82 ERA)

Yankee Stadium

Yankees -193, O/U 8.5

 

Regular Season Series: Yankees 4-2

Kicking off the ALDS between the Twins and Yankees who both won their divisions. The Twins offense was one of the best in baseball all season long while the Yankees ran away with the A.L. East pretty much from the jump without ever looking back all while dealing with injuries to major players like Giancarlo Stanton , Luis Severino and Gary Sánchez for long periods of time.

Pitching

Twins

Berrios set a career high in innings pitched and finished with a career best 3.68 ERA. This will be his first start against the Yankees this season but in three career starts against New York he has a 5.79 ERA. On the road this year Berrios went 7-4 with a 3.84 ERA while striking out 105 over 103 innings. Against RHP this season the Yankees ranked 4th in wOBA and 2nd in ISO which could spell for...