Alex Wood vs Zack Wheeler Tilt Ends in New York 7-4 Win
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 7-4 win against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +110 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
New York got 6 innings from Zack Wheeler, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from John Buck in the win.
Atlanta got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Alex Wood in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Freddie Freeman had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.
New York outhit their counterparts 14-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Robert Parnell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
New York heads into a battle against Washington. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.