Tampa Bay vs New York Game Final 5-1 - Erik Bedard Earns Win
|Tampa Bay vs New York Game Final 5-1 - Erik Bedard Earns Win|
New York dropped a 5-1 decision at Yankee Stadium on Sunday as Tampa Bay legged out a win behind winning pitcher Erik Bedard.
Tampa Bay was an underdog by +128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Erik Bedard earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Wil Myers in the win.
New York got a 3 2/3-inning outing from C.C. Sabathia in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Gardner had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 13-7 in the game.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act home to face Baltimore looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.