Even when New York won at home for the first time in nearly a month, the Mets couldn’t do it without controversy.
Jason Bay showed the kind of pop that prompted the Mets to give him that big contract.
Giancarlo Stanton hit two two-run homers, Jose Reyes also connected against his former team and the Miami Marlins routed the struggling Mets 13-0 on Wednesday night, handing New York its ninth straight loss at home.
Jose Reyes extended his hitting streak to a career-high 25 games with an infield single that set up Miami’s big inning, and the Marlins stretched the New York Mets’ home losing skid to a month with a 4-2 win Tuesday night.
Daniel Nava singled in the go-ahead run to cap a three-run eighth inning and the surging Boston Red Sox completed a
sweep of the stumbling Miami Marlins, 6-5 on Thursday night.
David Ortiz hit a grand slam for one of the Red Sox’s four homers as they set a season high in runs, beating the Miami Marlins 15-5 Wednesday night on the hottest day of the year in Boston.
David Ortiz hit his 17th homer and Clay Buchholz won his fourth straight start as the Boston Red Sox beat the Miami
Marlins 7-5 on Tuesday night for their fifth win in six games.
The Miami Marlins scored six times in the ninth inning to beat an angry Frank Francisco and the New York Mets, 8-4.
The Marlins scored twice in the ninth off Frank Francisco to win for the ninth time in 10 games. They were coming off an 8-1 trip, the best in franchise history.