Leo Nunez Earns Win in New York vs Florida Game
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as New York was handed a 7-3 defeat against Florida on Monday at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Florida got 7 innings from Javier Vazquez, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 2. Leo Nunez earned the victory, while the Marlins got 4 RBIs from Mike Stanton in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dan Murphy in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Florida as they had 11 hits, while New York only had 8.