New York Drops Arizona 3-1 - Match Report
New York grabbed a 3-1 win over Arizona on Sunday, as R.A. Dickey was credited with a win at Citi Field.
New York was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
New York got 8 innings from R.A. Dickey , who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Dan Murphy in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Gerardo Parra in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 6 hits, while Arizona only had 4.
Frank Francisco pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Philadelphia. Arizona will aim to get back on the winning track vs St. Louis.