Mets outlast Nationals

Mets outlast Nationals

The New York Mets banged out 15 hits en route to a 10-7 victory over the Washington Nationals Thursday night for a split of the two-game set.

New York won this contest as +105 underdogs, while the 17 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.

David Wright led the way for the Mets, driving in four runs in four trips to the plate. Raul Valdes surrendered three runs off seven hits over five innings for the win.

Luis Atilano gave up seven runs off nine hits in 4 1-3 innings in the loss.