Zach Britton vs A.J. Burnett Tilt Ends in Baltimore 5-4 Win
|Zach Britton vs A.J. Burnett Tilt Ends in Baltimore 5-4 Win|
Baltimore needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against New York for a 5-4 final at Yankee Stadium.
The Orioles were a +165 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Pedro Strop earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Nolan Reimold in the win.
New York's starting pitcher A.J. Burnett worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Russell Martin in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.