New York vs Cincinnati Recap - Mets Over Reds 8-4
New York got an 8-4 victory over Cincinnati on Thursday, with Matt Harvey earning the victory and helping Mets moneyline bettors cash out.
The Mets were a +141 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
New York got 7 2/3 innings from Matt Harvey, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Ike Davis in the win.
Cincinnati got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Homer Bailey in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jay Bruce had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
Jon Rauch pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head home to face Chicago.