Cleveland Downed 5-4 By New York - Ubaldo Jimenez Takes Loss
New York got a 5-4 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday, with Freddy Garcia earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
New York won as a -185 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 4 innings from Andy Pettitte, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 7. Freddy Garcia earned the victory, while the Yankees got 3 RBIs from Eric Chavez in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Kipnis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 8 hits, while New York only had 7.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Cleveland will aim to get back on the winning track at Baltimore.