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Ryan Brasier vs Luis Avilan Tilt Ends in New York 5-2 Win

New York got a 5-2 victory over Boston on Saturday, with Nick Nelson earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.

Bettors who backed the Yankees were rewarded as -200 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.

Nick Nelson earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Gio Urshela in the win.

Boston got a 1-inning outing from Ryan Brasier in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 0 hits in his time on the mound, while Kevin Pillar had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.

New York outhit their counterparts 8-6 in the game.

The game was closed out by David Hale who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.