New York Drops Washington 5-2 - Match Report
New York moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 5-2 win against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
The Mets were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
New York got 8 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from Juan Lagares in the win.
Washington got a 3-inning outing from Gio Gonzalez in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Desmond had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-6 advantage in hits.
Jenrry Mejia pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.