New York Falls 5-4 to Baltimore - Recap
New York dropped a 5-4 decision at Camden Yards on Saturday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joe Saunders.
The Orioles were a +148 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Joe Saunders earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from J.J. Hardy in the win.
New York's starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 3 hits in his outing.