Miguel Gonzalez vs C.C. Sabathia Battle Sees Baltimore Fall 8-5
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of an 8-5 win against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as -128 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from C.C. Sabathia, who gave up 5 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Nick Markakis in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 13 hits, while Baltimore only had 9.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.