Game Wrap - New York 3-2 Victors Over Pirates
R.A. Dickey struck out 11 batters as New York defeated Pittsburgh 3-2 in baseball wagering action Tuesday at PNC Park.
New York won as a +117 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 7 innings from R.A. Dickey , who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 1 RBI from Lucas Duda in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher James McDonald worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Harrison in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 7 hits, while New York only had 6.
The game was closed out by Frank Francisco who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.