New York Drops Los Angeles 5-3 - Match Report
New York grabbed a 5-3 win over Los Angeles on Wednesday, as Jonathon Niese was credited with a win at Dodger Stadium.
The Mets were a +116 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
New York got 7 innings from Jonathon Niese, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Ruben Tejada in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jamey Carroll in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.