Yankees slip past A’s
Mark Teixeira drove in all three runs as the New York Yankees got past the Oakland A’s 3-2 Wednesday night at Oakland Coliseum.
The Yankees won the rubber match as -135 favorites, while the five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Alfredo Aceves improved to 8-1 with the victory in relief, and Mariano Rivera secured the victory with his 36th save.
Jack Cust homered to drive in the only run for the A’s. Brett Anderson surrendered six hits and three runs over seven innings in the loss.