Recap - New York Defeats Seattle 3-1
|Recap - New York Defeats Seattle 3-1|
New York got a 3-1 victory over Seattle on Saturday, with Andy Pettitte earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
New York was favored by -122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
New York got 7 1/3 innings from Andy Pettitte, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Jayson Nix in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Joe Saunders worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kyle Seager in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 10 hits, while Seattle only had 4.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.