Recap - New York Defeats Kansas City 3-1
|Recap - New York Defeats Kansas City 3-1|
New York grabbed a 3-1 win over Kansas City on Tuesday, as Freddy Garcia was credited with a win at Yankee Stadium.
New York won as a -200 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Freddy Garcia earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Alex Rodriguez in the win.
Kansas City got a 5-inning outing from Kyle Davies in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jeff Francoeur had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The game was closed out by Mariano Rivera who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.