New York Downed 3-0 By Miami - Carlos Torres Takes Loss
Miami got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 3-0 victory over New York on Saturday at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as +117 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Miami got 7 innings from Henderson Alvarez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Marlins got 2 RBIs from Logan Morrison in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Carlos Torres worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt den Dekker in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Miami as they had 6 hits, while New York only had 4.
The game was closed out by Steve Cishek who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.