Swisher, Yankees overpower Orioles
Nick Swisher was 3-for-6 with a two-run homer and five runs batted in to lead the New York Yankees over the Baltimore Orioles 12-7 on Tuesday night.
New York cashed as -225 road favorites, while the game played OVER the 8.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Curtis Granderson went 2-for-5 with a grand slam for the Yankees, as winning pitcher Phil Hughes gave up three runs over six innings for New York.
Nick Markakis was 2-for-5 with two RBIs for Baltimore, while Kevin Millwood was ripped for six runs over 5 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Orioles.