Chicago vs New York Recap - Cubs Over Mets 6-3
Chicago got a 6-3 victory over New York on Friday, with Edwin Jackson earning the victory and helping Cubs moneyline bettors cash out.
The Cubs were a +110 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Chicago got 6 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from David DeJesus in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Shaun Marcum worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from David Wright in a losing cause.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.