Provided a one-run lead for much of the night, the 39-year-old left-hander put together a vintage performance in his second start following a one-year layoff. Pettitte pitched four-hit ball over eight innings Friday for his first regular season win since July 2010, leading the New York Yankees over the Cincinnati Reds 4-0.
Mets rally from 4 down to bet the Reds
Late Reds Rally beats the Mets
The Cincinnati Reds are preparing for back-to-back series in New York — first with the Mets, then the Yankees — in what will be only the seventh time that a team played back-to-back series in the same market since interleague play began.
Jose Reyes pulled early
Jose Reyes takes N.L. batting lead
Mets offense remains hot
Mets have Reds number again
Mets move above the .500 mark
Mets end Reds modest win streak