Tigers roar back to defeat Yankees
|Tigers roar back to defeat Yankees|
The Detroit Tigers were close to being swept when they scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat the New York Yankees 7-6 in the series finale Thursday.
Detroit came into the game listed at -145 odds, while the 13 runs scored sailed OVER the posted over/under (9.5).
Magglio Ordonez picked up four RBI, going 2-3 at the plate in the win.
Andy Phillips batted in two runs and went 3-4 in the loss as the Yankees five-game winning streak comes to an end.
Fernando Rodney got the win in relief, allowing no runs in two innings of work. Kyle Farnsworth suffered the loss, allowing two runs off three hits in under an inning on the hill.