Houston puts win streak on the line against New York

New York Yankees (5-5, third in the AL East) vs. Houston Astros (6-5, second in the AL West)

Houston; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Jonathan Loaisiga (0-0, 2.25 ERA) Astros: Gerrit Cole (0-2, 3.00 ERA)

LINE: Astros favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Astros enter the game as winners of their last four games.

The Astros went 46-35 in home games in 2018. Houston pitchers had an ERA of 3.11 last year while striking out 10.4 hitters per game.

The Yankees went 47-34 away from home in 2018. New York hit .249 as a team last year while averaging 8.5 hits per game.