New York Tops Cincinnati 7-1 - Recap
New York grabbed a 7-1 win over Cincinnati on Saturday, as Brandon McCarthy was credited with a win at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees were a -154 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Brandon McCarthy earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Brett Gardner in the win.
Cincinnati got a 5-inning outing from Alfredo Simon in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Todd Frazier had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-7 advantage in hits.