On the 10th of May, 2024, an exciting matchup is scheduled to take place at Tropicana Field as the New York Yankees take on the Tampa Bay Rays at 6:50 PM under partially cloudy skies. Leading the charge for the Yankees will be Clarke Schmidt, who enters the game with an impressive ERA of 3.500. Opposing him on the mound for the Rays will be Taj Bradley, who boasts a pristine ERA of 0.000. The Yankees currently sit third in the 2024 AL East Division with a record of 19-11 (a .630 winning percentage), including a balanced 5-5 divisional record, positioning them second in the division. They have won 5 of their last 10 games, though they are coming off a recent loss. The team’s home record stands at 8-5, complemented by a stronger road performance of 11-6. In daytime clashes, their record is even at 8 wins and 11 losses, while their nighttime games show a more favorable 11 wins. The Yankees have scored 148 runs this season while allowing 107. On the other side, the Tampa Bay Rays rank 11th in the division, with a 14-16 record, reflecting a .470 winning percentage. The Rays are last in their division with a 3-4 record and have a lukewarm streak of 3 wins out of their last 10 games, but they are entering this game with a win. Their home performance is slightly under par at 8-9, while their road games are nearly balanced at 6-7. Their day and night game performances are evenly matched at 7 wins each. The Rays have accumulated 117 runs but have conceded 148.