David Aardsma Tagged With Loss in Padres-Mets Match
San Diego got 5 innings of work from Edinson Volquez en route to an 8-2 victory over New York on Saturday at PETCO Park.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
San Diego got 5 innings from Edinson Volquez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 3 RBIs from Jedd Gyorko in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jenrry Mejia worked 3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eric Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 15 hits, while New York only had 7.