Recap - New York Defeats St. Louis 7-4
New York got $Innings innings of work from Hiroki Kuroda en route to a 7-4 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday at Busch Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as +121 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from Hiroki Kuroda, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 3. Hiroki Kuroda earned the victory, while the Yankees got 3 RBIs from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
St. Louis got a 5-inning outing from Shelby Miller in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Kolten Wong had 4 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 12 hits, while New York only had 13.
New York heads into a battle against Minnesota. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Francisco.