New York Falls 6-4 to Tampa Bay - Recap
New York dropped a 6-4 decision at Yankee Stadium on Friday as Tampa Bay legged out a win behind winning pitcher David Price.
Tampa Bay won as a +112 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
David Price earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Desmond Jennings in the win.
New York's starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.