Florida vs New York Game Final 9-3 - Javier Vazquez Earns Win
|Florida vs New York Game Final 9-3 - Javier Vazquez Earns Win|
New York dropped a 9-3 decision at Sun Life Stadium on Monday as Florida legged out a win behind winning pitcher Javier Vazquez.
The Marlins were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Javier Vazquez earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Emilio Bonifacio in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Chris Capuano worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ruben Tejada in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Florida as they had 15 hits, while New York only had 10.