Chris Sale vs Hiroki Kuroda Battle Sees Chicago Fall 6-4
New York got a 6-4 victory over Chicago on Tuesday, with Boone Logan earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as -142 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
New York got 6 1/3 innings from Hiroki Kuroda, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. Boone Logan earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Alfonso Soriano in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Chris Sale worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alejandro De Aza in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.