New York Downed 9-7 By New York - Matt Thornton Takes Loss

New York Downed 9-7 By New York - Matt Thornton Takes Loss

New York dropped a 9-7 decision at Yankee Stadium on Monday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jenrry Mejia.

The Mets were a +151 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.

New York got 5 2/3 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 6 earned runs on 11 hits, while striking out 4. Jenrry Mejia earned the victory, while the Mets got 2 RBIs from Eric Young in the win.

New York got a 6-inning outing from Hiroki Kuroda in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Derek Jeter had 3 hits in the loss for the Yankees.

Kyle Farnsworth pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.