Andy Pettitte Tagged With Loss in Yankees-Giants Match
San Francisco got a 2-1 victory over New York on Sunday, with Javier Lopez earning the victory and helping Giants moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as +135 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Javier Lopez earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Tony Abreu in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Andy Pettitte in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Robinson Cano had 3 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while San Francisco only had 4.
Sergio Romo pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
San Francisco looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. New York will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.