Kansas City vs New York Recap - Yankees Over Royals 8-3

Kansas City vs New York Recap - Yankees Over Royals 8-3

New York used a 2-HR day from Alex Rodriguez on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium as the Yankees defeated Kansas City 8-3 in baseball action.

New York was favored by -217 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.

New York got 7 innings from Andy Pettitte, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 3 RBIs from Alex Rodriguez in the win.

Kansas City's starting pitcher W Smith worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Eric Hosmer in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 8.

New York heads into a battle against Oakland. Kansas City, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.