Washington Falls 1-0 Against New York - Game Recap
Washington was unable to break through against the New York pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Thursday at Citi Field.
New York was favored by -126 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Dillon Gee earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Justin Turner in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Livan Hernandez worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Laynce Nix in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 7-3 in the game.
The game was closed out by Francisco Rodriguez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
New York heads into a battle against New York. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.