New York Tops Miami 4-2 - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Miami was handed a 4-2 defeat against New York on Tuesday at Marlins Park.
New York was an underdog by +121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
New York got 7 innings from Zack Wheeler, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. Scott Atchison earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from John Buck in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Adeiny Hechavarria in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Miami only had 4.
The game was closed out by Robert Parnell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.