Mariano Rivera Earns Win in New York vs Toronto Game
Toronto dropped a 3-2 decision at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Mariano Rivera.
New York was favored by -132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Mariano Rivera earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jayson Nix in the win.
Toronto got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Mark Buehrle in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Rajai Davis had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Toronto outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.