Mets even series with Astros
Jeff Francoeur smacked a three-run homer and drove in four runs as the New York Mets crushed the Houston Astros 10-3 Saturday night at Minute Maid Park.
The Mets won the game +130 underdogs, and the 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
Luis Castillo had two hits with one RBI and two runs scored for the Mets. Jonathan Niese allowed just four hits and one run over seven innings for his first victory of the season.
Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer in a losing effort for the Astros, while Russ Ortiz surrendered six runs over 4 1-3 innings.