Tatis, Mets drop Rockies
|Tatis, Mets drop Rockies|
Fernando Tatis' pinch-hit grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted the New York Mets past the Colorado Rockies 7-3 on Monday night.
New York won as +140 home underdogs as the teams played OVER the 9-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Jeff Francoeur hit a solo drive for the Mets, while Pedro Feliciano picked up the win in relief of starter Oliver Perez for New York.
Troy Tulowitzki had a two-run blast for Colorado, as Juan Rincon took the loss after allowing Tatis' grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning.