Game Wrap - New York 6-2 Victors Over Royals
New York grabbed a 6-2 win over Kansas City on Friday, as C.C. Sabathia was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
New York was favored by -160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
New York got 8 innings from C.C. Sabathia, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Derek Jeter in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jarrod Dyson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 11 hits, while Kansas City only had 7.