Recap - New York Defeats Minnesota 8-3
|Recap - New York Defeats Minnesota 8-3|
New York got 7 1/3 innings of work from C.C. Sabathia en route to an 8-3 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
New York was favored by -250 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
C.C. Sabathia earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chris Stewart in the win.
Minnesota got a 2 1/3-inning outing from Francisco Liriano in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Clete Thomas had 1 hit in the loss for the Twins.
New York outhit their counterparts 13-5 in the game.