Washington Falls 3-0 Against New York - Game Recap
New York got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 3-0 victory over Washington on Wednesday at Citi Field.
New York was favored by -118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Jonathon Niese earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Justin Turner in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Tom Gorzelanny worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mike Morse in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by Francisco Rodriguez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.