Dan Haren vs Mike Pelfrey Tilt Ends in New York 6-1 Win
New York got 9 innings of work from Mike Pelfrey en route to a 6-1 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday at Citi Field.
New York was an underdog by +116 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Mike Pelfrey earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mark Trumbo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 8 hits, while Los Angeles only had 5.