New York vs Tampa Bay Recap - Rays Over Yankees 4-2
Tampa Bay got a 4-2 victory over New York on Saturday, with David Price earning the victory and helping Rays moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -169 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from David Price, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Ben Zobrist in the win.
New York's starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mark Reynolds in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 7 hits, while New York only had 6.
The game was closed out by Fernando Rodney who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.