Mets down Astros
Josh Thole was 2-3 with a solo home run and two runs scored Sunday, as the New York Mets defeated the Houston Astros 5-1.
The Mets were a -165 favorite in the game and the six runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (7).
R.A. Dickey allowed one run on six hits over seven innings for the Mets and he also drove in a pair of runs at the plate.
Michael Bourn drove in the Astros' lone run and Bud Norris was roughed up for five runs on eight hits in 5 2-3 innings.