Jordan Lyles vs Henderson Alvarez Battle Sees Miami Fall 6-5
Colorado got 5 innings of work from Jordan Lyles en route to a 6-5 victory over Miami on Wednesday at Marlins Park.
Bettors who backed the Rockies were rewarded as +111 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Jordan Lyles earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Charlie Blackmon in the win.
Miami got a 3-inning outing from Henderson Alvarez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Stanton had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 12-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by LaTroy Hawkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.