New York Tops Tampa Bay 7-0 - Recap
Tampa Bay struck out 10 times against Andy Pettitte in losing 7-0 to New York on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as -128 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
New York got 7 1/3 innings from Andy Pettitte, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 4 RBIs from Russell Martin in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher James Shields worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Desmond Jennings in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 8 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 4.