Recap - New York Defeats Chicago 7-2
Ivan Nova struck out 10 batters as New York defeated Chicago 7-2 in baseball wagering action Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as -111 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
New York got 7 2/3 innings from Ivan Nova, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 4 RBIs from Russell Martin in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Philip Humber worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Paul Konerko in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Minnesota.