Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of three homers for the Milwaukee Brewers in a 9-1 victory Thursday night.
David Wright went 4 for 4 with a mammoth homer, Lucas Duda also hit a long two-run shot and the New York Mets rocked recent nemesis Henderson Alvarez in a 7-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
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David Wright ignited a tiebreaking rally in the seventh inning with a hustle double, Travis d’Arnaud gave Dillon Gee some cushion with a two-run drive later in the seventh and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Wednesday night for their first four-game winning streak in a year.
Michael Wacha escaped a pair of jams with strikeouts, and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped a fifth-inning tie en route to a 5-2 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.
Jonathan Lucroy had three hits and Wily Peralta pitched into the seventh inning to send the Milwaukee Brewers past the slumping New York Mets 3-1 Wednesday night.
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Bartolo Colon carried a three-hitter into the eighth inning, and the New York Mets got home runs from David Wright and Lucas Duda in a […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Slumping Curtis Granderson grounded an RBI single to cap an improbable two-run rally with two outs in the ninth inning that sent the New […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Lucas Duda hit a long home run and the New York Mets threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Lucas Duda hit a pair of two-run homers only hours after the Mets gave him the starting job at first base, and New York […]