New York Drops Washington 7-2 - Match Report
New York got a 7-2 victory over Washington on Friday, with Philip Hughes earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as +105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Philip Hughes earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Curtis Granderson in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Morse in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.