Dillon Gee vs Tommy Hanson Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 3-2
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 3-2 win against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +183 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from Dillon Gee, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Josh Thole in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tommy Hanson worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Heyward in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 8 hits, while Atlanta only had 7.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Atlanta will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.