Baltimore Downed 8-3 By New York - Brian Matusz Takes Loss
Curtis Granderson swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Yankees defeated Baltimore 8-3 at Camden Yards.
New York was favored by -205 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Ivan Nova earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Curtis Granderson in the win.
Baltimore got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Brian Matusz in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while J.J. Hardy had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-8 advantage in hits.