Recap - New York Defeats Boston 6-4
|Recap - New York Defeats Boston 6-4|
Nick Swisher swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Yankees defeated Boston 6-4 at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
New York got 7 innings from Philip Hughes, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Nick Swisher in the win.
Boston got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Franklin Morales in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Aviles had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Boston only had 5.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.