Yankees drill Rangers
|Yankees drill Rangers|
Jorge Posada went 3-for-5 with a three-run dinger and four runs batted in, as the New York Yankees pounded the Texas Rangers 12-3 on Tuesday night.
New York won as -175 home favorites as the game played OVER the 10.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Hideki Matsui was 2-for-5 with a three-run jack for the Yankees, while winning pitcher A.J. Burnett allowed three runs over seven innings for New York.
Nelson Cruz hit a three-run homer for Texas, as Vicente Padilla was roughed up for seven runs over 3 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Rangers.