Jon Garland vs Dillon Gee Tilt Ends in New York 4-2 Win
Los Angeles dropped a 4-2 decision at Citi Field on Saturday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tim Byrdak.
New York was favored by -132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tim Byrdak earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Justin Turner in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jon Garland worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jamey Carroll in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.