Alex Cobb vs Ivan Nova Battle Sees Tampa Bay Fall 4-1
New York got 8 innings of work from Ivan Nova en route to a 4-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
New York won as a -128 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 8 innings from Ivan Nova, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBI from Robinson Cano in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 7-inning outing from Alex Cobb in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Desmond Jennings had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 5 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 4.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.