Recap - New York Defeats Atlanta 1-0
|Recap - New York Defeats Atlanta 1-0|
New York got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 1-0 victory over Atlanta on Thursday at Citi Field.
New York won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 5 innings from Johan Santana, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. Ramon Ramirez earned the victory, while the Mets got 1 RBI from David Wright in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tommy Hanson worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Martin Prado in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 7-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Frank Francisco who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.