Justin Grimm Earns Win in New York Mets vs Chicago Cubs Game
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 7-4 win against the New York Mets at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was favored by -118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 5 innings from Travis Wood, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. Justin Grimm earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Travis Wood in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jacob deGrom worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wilmer Flores in a losing cause.
Neil Ramirez pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face San Francisco.