Yankees rally past Tigers
|Yankees rally past Tigers|
Mark Teixeira belted a three-run homer in the seventh inning as the New York Yankees defeated the Detroit Tigers 5-3 Friday night at Yankee Stadium.
New York won the game as -240 favorites, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (10).
Hideki Matsui went 2-for-4 at the plate with one RBI for the Yankees. Phil Hughes tossed two innings of relief for the win, and Mariano Rivera collected his 24th save.
Curtis Granderson went deep for a solo home run for the Tigers. Joel Zumaya surrendered five hits and three runs to suffer the loss.