Recap - New York Defeats Philadelphia 5-0
New York's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Philadelphia scoreless in a 5-0 victory on Tuesday at Citi Field.
The Mets were a -127 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jonathon Niese earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jonathon Niese in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Kyle Kendrick in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Young had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 5 hits, while Philadelphia only had 3.