The first matchup of a three-game series between the New York Yankees (41-16) and the Chicago Cubs (23-33) starts on Friday evening, with the first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. ET. New York is a -260 favorite (risk $260 to win $100) on the money line in the latest Cubs vs. Yankees odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under for total runs scored is 8.5 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our MLB odds page).
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The model knows Chicago catcher Willson Contreras is a nice all-around player. Contreras is a solid hitter with good awareness at the plate. He's able to smash home runs with his bat speed and control. The two-time All-Star has a batting average of .318 with two home runs and five RBI in the month of June. In his last outing, Contreras went 1-for-3 with a solo homer.
The model also knows New York right fielder Aaron Judge is having a massive campaign. Judge has amazing strength with great pitch recognition. The three-time All-Star is one of the best batters in the league and his stats reflect that. Judge ranks 13th in the league in batting average (.310), first in home runs (22) and is tied for fifth in RBI (45).
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