Yankees own Mariners
|Yankees own Mariners|
The New York Yankees defeated the Seattle Mariners for the third straight time with a 5-2 victory Saturday night at Safeco Field.
New York won the game as -135 favorites, while the seven runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Derek Jeter went 2-for-4 at the plate with a solo home run and two RBIs for the Yankees. Sergio Mitre improved to 2-1 with the win, and Mariano Rivera closed out the game with his 35th save.
Rob Johnson had two hits and drove in one run for the Mariners. Luke French gave up four runs off seven hits in six innings in the loss.