Beltran, Mets too much for Braves
|Beltran, Mets too much for Braves|
Carlos Beltran was 2-for-3 with two homers and four runs batted in to lead the New York Mets past the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Monday night.
New York won as +105 road underdogs as the game played over the 8.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
David Wright went 2-for-4 with a two-run dinger for the Mets, while John Maine gave up three runs over six innings to earn the win for New York.
Chipper Jones smashed a solo shot for Atlanta, as Javier Vazquez was rocked for six runs over 6 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Braves.