Yankees double Jays in opener
|Yankees double Jays in opener|
A bases-loaded walk and a fielding error cost the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, as they fell 4-2 to the New York Yankees in the opener of a four-game series at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees won the game as -180 favorites, while the six runs went UNDER the day's posted over/under (9.5).
Alex Rodriguez went deep for the Yankees. A.J. Burnett tossed seven innings for the win, and Mariano Rivera notched his 21st save.
Vernon Wells belted a solo home run for the Blue Jays. Brian Tallet gave up three runs over six innings in the loss.