Seattle Falls 6-2 to New York - Recap
|Seattle Falls 6-2 to New York - Recap|
New York got a 6-2 victory over Seattle on Friday, with Hiroki Kuroda earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
New York was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Hiroki Kuroda earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Raul Ibanez in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Felix Hernandez worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Justin Smoak in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 14 hits, while Seattle only had 7.