Jonathon Niese vs Tim Hudson Tilt Ends in New York 3-1 Win
Atlanta dropped a 3-1 decision at Turner Field on Friday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jonathon Niese.
New York won as a +144 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 7 innings from Jonathon Niese, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from Lucas Duda in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tim Hudson worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jason Heyward in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 6 hits, while Atlanta only had 4.
Robert Parnell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.