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Mets clinch series from Cubs

The New York Mets scored four runs in the sixth inning and went on to defeat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Thursday night and clinch the four-game series.

New York won the game as -165 favorites, while the seven runs went as a PUSH against the posted over/under (7).

Johan Santana allowed one run off eight hits over his 6 1-3 innings in the win for the Mets.

Tom Gorzelanny suffered the loss for the Cubs, allowing four runs over 5 2-3 innings on the hill.