Mets slip past Phillies
|Mets slip past Phillies|
Carlos Beltran smashed a two-run shot to lead the New York Mets over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Tuesday night.
New York won as -165 home favorites as the game played OVER the 8-run total set by oddsmakers.
David Wright went 2-for-4 with a solo drive for the Mets, while winning pitcher Johan Santana gave up five runs over seven innings for New York.
Jimmy Rollins was 3-for-4 with a two-run homer for Philadelphia, as Clay Condrey took the loss in relief of starter J.A. Happ for the Phillies.