New York vs Chicago Final: 3-1 - Recap
New York got a 3-1 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with Dillon Gee earning the victory and helping Mets moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as -138 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Dillon Gee earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ike Davis in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Jeff Samardzija in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Anthony Rizzo had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
New York outhit their counterparts 9-8 in the game.
Robert Parnell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.