Philadelphia Falls 6-1 to New York - Recap
New York grabbed a 6-1 win over Philadelphia on Tuesday, as Jonathon Niese was credited with a win at Citizens Bank Park.
New York was an underdog by +127 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
New York got 7 innings from Jonathon Niese, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Ruben Tejada in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cole Hamels worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Howard in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 9 hits, while Philadelphia only had 5.