New York Drops San Francisco 8-7 - Match Report
San Francisco pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Scott Hairston and it cost them dearly in an 8-7 loss on Monday at AT&T Park.
New York was an underdog by +180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from Jeremy Hefner, who gave up 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 5. Josh Edgin earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from Scott Hairston in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Nathan Schierholtz in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 16 hits, while New York only had 12.
Manny Acosta pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.