Recap - New York Defeats Cincinnati 10-9
New York grabbed a 10-9 win over Cincinnati on Thursday, as Chris Capuano was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
The Mets were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Chris Capuano earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 8 hits and 6 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jason Bay in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Homer Bailey worked 4 innings, giving up 12 hits and 9 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Edgar Renteria in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 14 hits, while Cincinnati only had 13.
Jason Isringhausen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head home to face San Francisco.