Recap - New York Defeats Tampa Bay 11-2
|Recap - New York Defeats Tampa Bay 11-2|
New York grabbed a 11-2 win over Tampa Bay on Tuesday, as Chris Young was credited with a win at Tropicana Field.
The Mets were a +155 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from Chris Young, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 4 RBIs from Jordany Valdespin in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Alex Cobb worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Matthew Joyce in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 14 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 9.