New York Falls 5-3 Against Arizona - Game Recap
New York dropped a 5-3 decision at Chase Field on Sunday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher Zach Duke.
Arizona won as a -134 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zach Duke earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 2 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Henry Blanco in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Chris Capuano worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Angel Pagan in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 10 hits, while New York only had 8.
David Hernandez 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 on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face San Diego.