R.A. Dickey Earns Win in New York vs Miami Game
R.A. Dickey reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Marlins en route to a 6-1 win over Miami on Thursday at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as -153 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
R.A. Dickey earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Andres Torres in the win.
Miami got a 6-inning outing from Josh Johnson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Justin Ruggiano had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
New York outhit their counterparts 13-5 in the game.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Atlanta. Miami will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.