Los Angeles Tops New York 8-3 - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 12 as New York was handed an 8-3 defeat against Los Angeles on Sunday at Citi Field.
The Dodgers were a +141 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Los Angeles got 4 1/3 innings from Nathan Eovaldi, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 7. J Wall earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 2 RBIs from Juan Rivera in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Jonathon Niese in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Murphy had 4 hits in the loss for the Mets.
New York outhit their counterparts 16-14 in the game.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against St. Louis. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.