Swisher, Yankees trim Rays
|Swisher, Yankees trim Rays|
Nick Swisher's walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the New York Yankees past the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Tuesday night.
New York won as -145 home favorites, while the game played UNDER the 10.5-run total posted by sportsbooks.
Swisher finished 2-for-3 with two dingers for the Yankees, as Mariano Rivera picked up the win in relief of starter Chad Gaudin for New York.
Evan Longoria and Jason Bartlett went deep for Tampa Bay, while Dan Wheeler was handed the loss after allowing Swisher's walk-off shot in the bottom of the ninth inning.