Recap - New York Defeats Texas 5-4
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 5-4 win against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark.
The Yankees were a +153 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from Philip Hughes, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 1. Joba Chamberlain earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Brent Lillibridge in the win.
Texas got a 5-inning outing from Alexi Ogando in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Kinsler had 1 hit in the loss for the Rangers.
New York outhit their counterparts 8-6 in the game.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.