Andy Pettitte vs Carlos Carrasco Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 14-1
New York scored early and often on Tuesday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 14-1 win over Cleveland.
The Yankees were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Andy Pettitte earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.
Cleveland got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Carlos Carrasco in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Drew Stubbs had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 18 hits, while Cleveland only had 7.