Santana, Mets shut down Reds

Santana, Mets shut down Reds

Johan Santana tossed seven scoreless innings to help the New York Mets defeat the Cincinnati Reds 4-0 Saturday night.

The Mets won the game as -145 favorites, while the four runs went UNDER the night’s posted over/under (7.5).

Jeff Francoeur went 2-for-4 at the plate and drove in a pair of runs for the Mets. Santana improved to 10-7 with the win.

Johnny Cueto allowed nine hits and four runs over five innings in a losing effort.