Recap - New York Defeats Kansas City 8-1
|Recap - New York Defeats Kansas City 8-1|
Kansas City dropped an 8-1 decision at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ivan Nova.
New York was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
New York got 8 innings from Ivan Nova, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 4 RBIs from Lyle Overbay in the win.
Kansas City got a 5-inning outing from Wade Davis in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Eric Hosmer had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
New York outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.