Charlie Morton Tagged With Loss in Pirates-Mets Match
New York got an 8-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Friday, with Dillon Gee earning the victory and helping Mets moneyline bettors cash out.
The Mets were a +102 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
New York got 8 innings from Dillon Gee, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Justin Turner in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Charlie Morton worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-9 advantage in hits.