Yankees double A’s

Yankees double A’s

Mark Teixeira belted a two-run homer and drove in three runs to help the New York Yankees defeat the Oakland A’s 6-3 Thursday night at Yankee Stadium.

New York won the game as -270 favorites, while the nine runs went as a PUSH against the posted over/under (9).

Jorge Posada drove in a pair of runs for the Yankees, and C.C. Sabathia improved to 10-6 with the victory.

Kurt Suzuki had two hits and drove in one run for the A’s. Vin Mazzaro gave up eight hits and six runs over 4 1-3 innings of work.