New York Tops Toronto 9-3 - Recap
C.C. Sabathia reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Blue Jays en route to a 9-3 win over Toronto on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as -255 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
C.C. Sabathia earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Derek Jeter in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Brett Cecil worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Edwin Encarnacion in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Toronto only had 8.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Baltimore. Toronto will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.