Matt Belisle Tagged With Loss in Rockies-Mets Match
New York grabbed a 3-2 win over Colorado on Thursday, as LaTroy Hawkins was credited with a win at Coors Field.
New York was an underdog by +164 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
New York got 6 innings from Jeremy Hefner, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 3. LaTroy Hawkins earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Marlon Byrd in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Cuddyer in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Colorado only had 8.
The game was closed out by Robert Parnell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Colorado, they head home to face San Francisco.