Game Wrap - New York 7-4 Victors Over Indians
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Monday courtesy of a 7-4 win against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium.
New York was favored by -115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
New York got 4 2/3 innings from Andy Pettitte, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. Shawn Kelley earned the victory, while the Yankees got 4 RBIs from Mark Teixeira in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 10 hits, while Cleveland only had 8.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.