Mike Gonzalez Tagged With Loss in Yankees-Orioles Match
New York needed extra innings to claim victory on Thursday, scoring late against Baltimore for a 6-5 final at Yankee Stadium.
New York was favored by -180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
New York got 4 1/3 innings from Philip Hughes, who gave up 5 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. Mariano Rivera earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBI from Mark Teixeira in the win.
Baltimore got a 6-inning outing from Jake Arrieta in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 3 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track at Cleveland.