Chicago Tops New York 10-6 - Recap
Chicago needed extra innings to claim victory on Sunday, scoring late against New York for a 10-6 final at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Cubs were rewarded as -118 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Ramon Ortiz earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Tyler Colvin in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Miguel Batista worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ruben Tejada in a losing cause.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. New York will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.