New York vs Texas Wrap - New York Wins 4-1
New York used a 2-HR day from Curtis Granderson on Friday at Rangers Ballpark as the Yankees defeated Texas 4-1 in baseball action.
New York won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ivan Nova earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Curtis Granderson in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Matt Harrison worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from David Murphy in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 5-3 advantage in hits.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.