Swisher powers Yankees over Tigers
Nick Swisher belted two home runs and the New York Yankees scored seven runs in one inning as they held off the Detroit Tigers 8-6 Wednesday afternoon in the series finale at Comerica Park.
The Yankees won the game as a -145 favorite, and the 14 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9).
Hideki Matsui hit a bases-loaded double and drove in three runs for the Yankees. Joba Chamberlain allowed just three hits and one run over seven innings for the win.
Curtis Granderson belted a three-run homer for the Tigers. Rick Porcello gave up six hits and six runs over 3 2-3 innings in suffering the loss.