Game Wrap - New York 8-4 Victors Over Nationals
|Game Wrap - New York 8-4 Victors Over Nationals|
Carlos Beltran swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Mets defeated Washington 8-4 at Citi Field.
New York won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 6 innings from Chris Capuano, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Tom Gorzelanny worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Zimmerman in a losing cause.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.