Niese tosses gem; Mets blank Padres
|Niese tosses gem; Mets blank Padres|
Jonathon Niese tossed a one-hit shutout Thursday, as the New York Mets defeated the San Diego Padres 3-0 to earn a split of the doubleheader at Citi Field.
The Mets won the game as -122 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.
Ike Davis went 2-for-4 with a run batted in, and Niese improved to 3-2 with the win.
Jon Garland gave up eight hits and three runs over six innings in the Padres loss.