Recap - New York Defeats Houston 7-4
|Recap - New York Defeats Houston 7-4|
New York grabbed a 7-4 win over Houston on Tuesday, as Hiroki Kuroda was credited with a win at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees were a -255 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
New York got 7 innings from Hiroki Kuroda, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 3 RBIs from Travis Hafner in the win.
Houston got a 6-inning outing from Philip Humber in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Altuve had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 15 hits, while Houston only had 9.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.