New York vs Houston Final: 8-1 - Recap
Houston dropped an 8-1 decision at Citi Field on Thursday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Capuano.
New York won as a -128 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 7 innings from Chris Capuano, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from David Wright in the win.
Houston got a 4 2/3-inning outing from J.A. Happ in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while J.A. Happ had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
New York outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Arizona looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.