Philadelphia Downed 8-0 By New York - John Lannan Takes Loss
Matt Harvey led New York to a shutout performance against Philadelphian 8-0 on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as -132 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
New York got 6 innings from Matt Harvey, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from David Wright in the win.
Philadelphia got a 5-inning outing from John Lannan in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jimmy Rollins had 1 hit in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 12 hits, while Philadelphia only had 4.
New York looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track at San Diego.