Detroit Downed 4-3 By New York - Alberto Alburquerque Takes Loss
New York needed extra innings to claim victory on Friday, scoring late against Detroit for a 4-3 final at Yankee Stadium.
New York won as a -109 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 7 innings from Ivan Nova, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 7. Shawn Kelley earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Rick Porcello worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Austin Jackson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while New York only had 10.