Texas vs New York Recap - Rangers Over Yankees 5-3
|Texas vs New York Recap - Rangers Over Yankees 5-3|
New York dropped a 5-3 decision at Yankee Stadium on Friday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Matt Harrison.
Texas was an underdog by +125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 8 innings from Matt Harrison, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 2 RBIs from Michael Young in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Ivan Nova worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Texas only had 4.
The game was closed out by Neftali Feliz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.