Recap - New York Defeats Texas 6-5
New York grabbed a 6-5 win over Texas on Friday, as Jenrry Mejia was credited with a win at Citi Field.
New York was an underdog by +147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.
Jenrry Mejia earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Lucas Duda in the win.
Texas's starting pitcher Yu Darvish worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Elvis Andrus in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-7 advantage in hits.