New York vs Oakland Wrap - New York Wins 4-2
New York grabbed a 4-2 win over Oakland on Wednesday, as A.J. Burnett was credited with a win at Overstock.com Coliseum.
New York won as a -103 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 7 innings from A.J. Burnett, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 3 RBIs from Nick Swisher in the win.
Oakland got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Gio Gonzalez in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Coco Crisp had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
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.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.