The New York Yankees visit Minute Maid Park for the first time since losing the ALCS in 2019 when they open a three-game series against the AL West-leading Houston Astros on Friday in Houston. First pitch is 8:10 p.m. ET. The Astros are -140 moneyline favorites in the latest Astros vs. Yankees odds from William Hill Sportsbook, while the Yankees are +130 underdogs.
The game is one of 15 on Friday's loaded MLB schedule. (See up-to-date lines for every game on our MLB odds page.)
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