Recap - New York Defeats Tampa Bay 9-4
New York got a 9-4 victory over Tampa Bay on Friday, with David Phelps earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
The Yankees were a +105 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
David Phelps earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Brett Gardner in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 4-inning outing from Fausto Carmona in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Kelly Johnson had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-7 advantage in hits.