Mets trim Braves

Mets trim Braves

Rod Barajas went 2-for-4 with two runs batted in to lift the New York Mets past the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Monday night.

New York cashed as +130 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8.5-run total set by sportsbooks.

Chris Carter drove in a run for the Mets, as winning pitcher Mike Pelfrey gave up two runs over 7 2-3 innings for New York.

Eric Hinske was 3-for-4 with a homer for Atlanta, while Derek Lowe allowed three runs over seven innings to take the loss for the Braves.