Scott Kazmir vs Bartolo Colon Tilt Ends in New York 10-1 Win
Chris Young swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Mets defeated Oakland 10-1 at Citi Field.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +121 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
New York got 8 innings from Bartolo Colon, who gave up 1 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. Bartolo Colon earned the victory, while the Mets got 3 RBIs from Curtis Granderson in the win.
Oakland got a 3-inning outing from Scott Kazmir in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 1 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Yoenis Cespedes had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-4 advantage in hits.