New York Drops Toronto 7-6 - Match Report
New York grabbed a 7-6 win over Toronto on Saturday, as Aaron Laffey was credited with a win at Rogers Centre.
New York was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Aaron Laffey earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Alex Rodriguez in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Colby Rasmus in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Mariano Rivera who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.