New York Tops Cincinnati 5-3 - Recap
|New York Tops Cincinnati 5-3 - Recap|
New York grabbed a 5-3 win over Cincinnati on Monday, as Ivan Nova was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
The Yankees were a -101 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
New York got 8 innings from Ivan Nova, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBI from Alex Rodriguez in the win.
Cincinnati got a 7-inning outing from Travis Wood in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Brandon Phillips had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Cincinnati only had 6.
The game was closed out by Mariano Rivera who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.