New York Downed 4-3 By San Francisco - Frank Francisco Takes Loss
San Francisco needed extra innings to claim victory on Friday, scoring late against New York for a 4-3 final at Citi Field.
The Giants were a +130 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
San Francisco got 5 innings from Barry Zito, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 2. Sergio Romo earned the victory, while the Giants got 1 RBI from Angel Pagan in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jonathon Niese worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Bay in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 10 hits, while New York only had 8.
The game was closed out by Clay Hensley who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.