New York Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays Recap - Rays Over Yankees 2-1
Tampa Bay got $Innings innings of work from David Price en route to a 2-1 victory over New York on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -123 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
David Price earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from James Loney in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda worked 8 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 4.
The game was closed out by Grant Balfour who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 2 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.