New York vs Arizona Wrap - New York Wins 5-1
|New York vs Arizona Wrap - New York Wins 5-1|
New York got a 5-1 victory over Arizona on Sunday, with R.A. Dickey earning the victory and helping Mets moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as -101 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
New York got 7 innings from R.A. Dickey , who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Scott Hairston in the win.
Arizona got a 7-inning outing from Joe Saunders in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Goldschmidt had 2 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 10 hits, while Arizona only had 4.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. Arizona will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.