Game Wrap - New York 4-2 Victors Over Rays
Tampa Bay dropped a 4-2 decision at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher David Robertson.
The Yankees were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
David Robertson earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jorge Posada in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson worked 7 innings, giving up 2 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from B.J. Upton in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-4 advantage in hits.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.