San Diego Falls 5-2 to New York - Recap
New York grabbed a 5-2 win over San Diego on Friday, as Jonathon Niese was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
New York was an underdog by +136 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
New York got 6 innings from Jonathon Niese, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Dan Murphy in the win.
San Diego got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Ian Kennedy in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jedd Gyorko had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 12 hits, while San Diego only had 9.
LaTroy Hawkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.