New York vs Texas Game Final 14-5 - Jonathon Niese Earns Win
New York got a 14-5 victory over Texas on Saturday, with Jonathon Niese earning the victory and helping Mets moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +157 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
New York got 5 2/3 innings from Jonathon Niese, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 4 RBIs from Lucas Duda in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Alexi Ogando worked 3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 17 hits, while Texas only had 11.