Recap - New York Defeats New York 2-1
New York grabbed a 2-1 win over New York on Monday, as Brandon Lyon was credited with a win at Citi Field.
New York was an underdog by -101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Brandon Lyon earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Dan Murphy in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from Philip Hughes in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Jayson Nix had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-6 advantage in hits.
Robert Parnell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.