San Diego Downed 3-1 By New York - Ian Kennedy Takes Loss
New York grabbed a 3-1 win over San Diego on Sunday, as Carlos Torres was credited with a win at Citi Field.
New York was an underdog by +111 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.
Carlos Torres earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 4 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Dan Murphy in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Ian Kennedy worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Rene Rivera in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-4 advantage in hits.
Jenrry Mejia pitched the final 2 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Seattle.