New York vs Los Angeles Game Final 6-5 - Chad Qualls Earns Win
Mark Teixeira swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 5 runs as his Yankees defeated Los Angeles 6-5 at Yankee Stadium.
New York was favored by -122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
New York got 7 1/3 innings from Hiroki Kuroda, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 6. Chad Qualls earned the victory, while the Yankees got 5 RBIs from Mark Teixeira in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Trout in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 8.
Rafael Soriano pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.