Rodriguez, Yankees topple Athletics
|Rodriguez, Yankees topple Athletics|
Alex Rodriguez was 2-for-3 with two homers and five runs batted in to lead the New York Yankees past the Oakland Athletics 6-1 on Tuesday night.
New York won as -155 road favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 7.5-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Derek Jeter knocked in the other run for the Yankees, as CC Sabathia earned the win after allowing one run over 7 2-3 innings for New York.
Kevin Kouzmanoff drove in the only run for Oakland, while losing pitcher Trevor Cahill was ripped for six runs over six innings for the Athletics.