Predictions for Yankees vs. Braves: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – June 23

Sunday’s game between the New York Yankees (52-27) and Atlanta Braves (42-32) squaring off at Yankee Stadium has a projected final score of 5-4 (according to our computer prediction) in favor of the Yankees, so expect a competitive matchup. The game will start at 1:35 PM ET on June 23.

Place your bets on any MLB matchup at BetMGM, and sign up with our link for a first-time deposit bonus!

Yankees vs. Braves Matchup Info

MLB is back on Apple TV+! Watch two live games every week, daily coverage, and more.

Yankees vs. Braves Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Yankees 5, Braves 4
  • Total Prediction: Over 8.5 runs

Bet on this or any MLB matchup at BetMGM

Yankees vs. Braves Betting Lines

Yankees vs Braves Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Yankees -118 -102 8.5 -112 -108

Get tickets for any MLB game this season at Ticketmaster!

Yankees Betting Insights

  • New York has been victorious in 40, or 67.8%, of the 59 contests it has been chosen as the favorite in this season.
  • This season, the Yankees have come away with a win 38 times in 56 chances when named as a favorite of at least -118 or better on the moneyline.
  • New York and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 39 of 79 opportunities.
  • The Yankees were the moneyline favorite in 12 of their past 15 games, and they went 6-6 in those matchups.
  • Over its past 15 matchups, New York and its opponents combined to hit the over 10 times (all 15 of the games had set totals).

Braves Betting Insights

  • Atlanta has won two of the eight games it was the underdog on the moneyline this season (25%).
  • The Braves have played in three games as a moneyline underdog with odds of -102 or longer without earning a win.
  • Atlanta has played in 74 games with an over/under set, and it has combined with opponents to go over the total 27 times (27-42-5).
  • The Braves have played as underdogs in three of their past 15 games and won one of those contests.
  • In its past 15 games with a total, Atlanta and its opponents are 7-7-1 when it comes to hitting the over.

Catch MLB action all season long on ESPN+!

Read More About This Game

Yankees vs. Braves Probable Pitchers

Yankees’ Starting Pitcher: Nestor Cortes Jr.

  • The 29-year-old has an ERA of 3.36, a 4.78 strikeout-to-walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.100 in 16 games this season.
  • Nestor Cortes Jr.’s team has been victorious in 46.2% of the games he’s started as the moneyline favorite with a record of 6-7.
  • In games Cortes has started, his team is 7-9.
  • Games Cortes has started this season hit the over six times in 16 chances.

Braves’ Starting Pitcher: Max Fried

  • The 30-year-old has amassed an ERA of 3.11, with 8.1 strikeouts per nine innings in 14 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .207 batting average against him.
  • The Braves have not been the underdog on the moneyline when Max Fried starts this season.
  • Fried’s team has a 10-4 record over his 14 starts.
  • Fried’s starts hit the over on the run total four times in 14 games with a set total this season.

Rep your team with officially licensed MLB gear! Head to Fanatics to find jerseys, shirts, and much more.

Yankees’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 52-27
Home 24-13
Road 28-14
One-Run Games 10-9
Scoring 5+ Runs 39-4

Braves’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 42-32
Home 24-13
Road 18-19
One-Run Games 8-10
Scoring 5+ Runs 28-6

Not all offers available in all states, please visit BetMGM for the latest promotions for your area. Must be 21+ to gamble, please wager responsibly. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, contact 1-800-GAMBLER.

Shared content written by the Lineups Staff!

Hot MLB Stories