Yankees stop Rangers

Yankees stop Rangers

Francisco Cervelli had two hits and drove in a run to lead the New York Yankees to a 5-1 win over the Texas Rangers Friday night in the opener of a three-game series at Yankee Stadium.

The Yankees won this game as -220 favorites, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.

C.C. Sabathia allowed just three hits and one run over six innings in collecting the win.

C.J. Wilson surrendered seven hits and five runs over six innings in the loss.