Jonathon Niese vs David Buchanan Tilt Ends in New York 5-3 Win
New York got $Innings innings of work from Jonathon Niese en route to a 5-3 victory over Philadelphia on Monday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Mets were a -126 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 8.
Jonathon Niese earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Anthony Recker in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from David Buchanan in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Ben Revere had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
Jeurys Familia pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.
New York heads into a battle against Washington. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.