New York Tops Atlanta 6-4 - Recap
New York got 8 innings of work from R.A. Dickey en route to a 6-4 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at Citi Field.
New York was an underdog by +108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
R.A. Dickey earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jose Reyes in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tim Hudson worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brian McCann in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
New York heads into a battle against Milwaukee. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida.