Mets dump Nationals
The New York Mets scored five times over two innings Friday, leading them to an 8-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.
The Mets won the game as -135 favorites, while the 10 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
Jeff Francoeur belted two home runs and drove in three runs to propel the Mets. Mike Pelfrey allowed four earned runs off four hits in six innings for the win.
Ian Desmond drove in two runs to lead the Nationals. Miguel Batista gave up the winning run over 2 2-3 innings of work in the loss.