New York Downed 3-2 By San Diego - Jonathon Niese Takes Loss
San Diego got 1 inning of work from Chad Qualls en route to a 3-2 victory over New York on Thursday at Citi Field.
San Diego won as a -102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
San Diego got 5 innings from Cory Luebke, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 8. Chad Qualls earned the victory, while the Padres got 1 RBI from Cameron Maybin in the win.
New York got a 7 2/3-inning outing from Jonathon Niese in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while David Wright had 1 hit in the loss for the Mets.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 8 hits, while New York only had 3.
Heath Bell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. New York will aim to get back on the winning track at Arizona.