Brandon Lyon Tagged With Loss in Mets-Dodgers Match
Los Angeles used a 2-HR day from Mark Ellis on Tuesday at Citi Field as the Dodgers defeated New York 7-2 in baseball action.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -146 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Los Angeles got 5 innings from Clayton Kershaw, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. Ronald Belisario earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 4 RBIs from Mark Ellis in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jonathon Niese worked 2 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dan Murphy in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-4 advantage in hits.