Game Wrap - New York 8-4 Victors Over Twins
New York grabbed an 8-4 win over Minnesota on Thursday, as C.C. Sabathia was credited with a win at Target Field.
New York was favored by -210 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
New York got 7 innings from C.C. Sabathia, who gave up 3 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Mark Teixeira in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Brian Duensing worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ben Revere in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 15 hits, while Minnesota only had 10.