Baltimore Falls 7-4 to New York - Recap
New York got 6 1/3 innings of work from A.J. Burnett en route to a 7-4 victory over Baltimore on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
New York was favored by -170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
A.J. Burnett earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Alex Rodriguez in the win.
Baltimore got a 1 2/3-inning outing from Chris Tillman in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Brian Roberts had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-8 advantage in hits.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.