Recap - Arizona Defeats New York 5-4
|Recap - Arizona Defeats New York 5-4|
Arizona needed extra innings to claim victory on Thursday, scoring late against New York for a 5-4 final at Citi Field.
Arizona won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Arizona got 7 innings from Ian Kennedy, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. Chaz Roe earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 2 RBIs from Wil Nieves in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Dillon Gee in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Marlon Byrd had 2 hits in the loss for the Mets.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 17 hits, while New York only had 10.
Brad Ziegler pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Arizona takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.