C.C. Sabathia vs P.J. Walters Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-2
New York got a 3-2 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday, with C.C. Sabathia earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
The Yankees were a -166 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
New York got 7 innings from C.C. Sabathia, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.
Minnesota got a 5-inning outing from P.J. Walters in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Clete Thomas had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 8 hits, while New York only had 4.
The game was closed out by Mariano Rivera who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.