Clayton Richard Tagged With Loss in Mets-Padres Match
Matt Harvey struck out 10 batters as New York defeated San Diego 8-4 in baseball wagering action Wednesday at Citi Field.
New York was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Matt Harvey earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 2, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from John Buck in the win.
San Diego got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Clayton Richard in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Everth Cabrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Padres.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-6 advantage in hits.