Braves pound Mets

Braves pound Mets

The Atlanta Braves scored eight runs in the second inning and went on to crush the New York Mets 15-2 Wednesday night at Citi Field.

Atlanta won this game as -180 favorites, while the 17 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (8.5).

Brian McCann belted a three-run homer for the Braves, while Matt Diaz hit a two-run dinger while finishing with four RBIs. Jair Jurrjens improved to 10-8 overall with the victory.

Bobby Parnell gave up nine runs in just three innings to suffer the loss.