BOTTOM LINE: The New York Yankees travel to face the Boston Red Sox on Friday.
The Red Sox are 29-19 in home games in 2020. Boston has hit 128 home runs as a team this season. Rafael Devers leads the team with 24, averaging one every 14.5 at-bats.
The Yankees are 23-22 on the road. New York has slugged .396 this season. Gary Sanchez leads the team with a mark of .467.
The Red Sox won the last meeting 5-4. Matt Barnes notched his fifth victory and Kike Hernandez went 1-for-4 with a double and three RBIs for Boston. Brooks Kriske registered his first loss for New York.
TOP PERFORMERS: Devers leads the Red Sox with 24 home runs and has 76 RBIs.
DJ LeMahieu leads the Yankees with 96 hits and is batting .267.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Sox: 5-5, .252 batting average, 4.92 ERA, outscored opponents by two runs