New York Tops St. Louis 6-4 - Recap
New York needed extra innings to claim victory on Monday, scoring late against St. Louis for a 6-4 final at Busch Stadium.
New York was an underdog by +163 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.
New York got 5 innings from Chase Whitley, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 2. Alfredo Aceves earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBIs from Kelly Johnson in the win.
St. Louis's starting pitcher Michael Wacha worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jon Jay in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 7 hits, while New York only had 10.
David Robertson pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.