Wei-Yin Chen Earns Win in Baltimore vs New York Game
|Wei-Yin Chen Earns Win in Baltimore vs New York Game|
Baltimore got a 3-2 victory over New York on Monday, with Wei-Yin Chen earning the victory and helping Orioles moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +117 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Wei-Yin Chen earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chris Davis in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Andy Pettitte in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Derek Jeter had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Baltimore only had 7.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.