Detroit vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 10-6
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 10-6 win against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees were a -185 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
A.J. Burnett earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Mark Teixeira in the win.
Detroit got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Brad Penny in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Victor Martinez had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 12 hits, while Detroit only had 10.
The game was closed out by Mariano Rivera who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.