E Johnson vs C.C. Sabathia Tilt Ends in New York 6-5 Win
New York grabbed a 6-5 win over Chicago on Wednesday, as C.C. Sabathia was credited with a win 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 8.5.
New York got 7 1/3 innings from C.C. Sabathia, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Brett Gardner in the win.
Chicago got a 6-inning outing from E Johnson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Gordon Beckham had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Baltimore.