New York vs Kansas City Game Final 9-7 - Ivan Nova Earns Win
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 9-7 win against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
The Yankees were a -156 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
New York got 5 1/3 innings from Ivan Nova, who gave up 7 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 4 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Danny Duffy worked 3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jeff Francoeur in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-9 advantage in hits.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.