Miami vs New York Final: 3-2 - Recap
New York dropped a 3-2 decision at Marlins Park on Wednesday as Miami legged out a win behind winning pitcher Henderson Alvarez.
Miami was favored by -121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Henderson Alvarez earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Placido Polanco in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Jenrry Mejia in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk 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 New York as they had 8 hits, while Miami only had 6.
Michael Dunn pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.