Mets overpower Cardinals
Jeff Francoeur hit a three-run homer in the New York Mets' 8-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night.
New York won as +135 home underdogs, while the game played OVER the 7-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Jose Reyes blasted a two-run shot for the Mets, as Jonathon Niese gave up one run over six innings to pick up the win for New York.
Ryan Ludwick was 2-for-4 with a run batted in for St. Louis, while Adam Wainwright was roughed up for six runs over five innings to take the loss for the Cardinals.