David Phelps vs Felix Hernandez Battle Sees Seattle Fall 2-1
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 2-1 win against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.
New York won as a +136 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 6 innings from David Phelps, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. David Robertson earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBI from Brett Gardner in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Felix Hernandez worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jason Bay in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Mariano Rivera who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Oakland looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Houston.