Recap - New York Defeats Philadelphia 6-5
New York grabbed a 6-5 win over Philadelphia on Thursday, as Robert Parnell was credited with a win at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as -112 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
New York got 7 innings from R.A. Dickey , who gave up 5 earned runs on 11 hits, while striking out 7. Robert Parnell earned the victory, while the Mets got 4 RBIs from David Wright in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cole Hamels worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jimmy Rollins in a losing cause.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 13-10 in the game.
New York heads into a battle against Chicago. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.