Mets trim Braves
|Mets trim Braves|
Jeff Francoeur's big fly in the top of the ninth inning lifted the New York Mets past the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Tuesday night.
New York cashed as +120 road underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 7.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Jose Reyes and Chris Carter drove in the other runs for the Mets, as Manny Acosta picked up the win in relief of R.A. Dickey for New York.
Melky Cabrera knocked in two runs for Atlanta, while Billy Wagner took the loss for the Braves after allowing Francoeur's homer in the top of the ninth.