Live Game Blog: San Diego Padres v. Mets: 6/14/14
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Photo By: Christopher Pasatieri/ Getty Images

Photo By: Christopher Pasatieri/ Getty Images

Photo By: Christopher Pasatieri/ Getty Images

It is an absolutely beautiful Saturday afternoon at Citi Field. Thank you for following the Mets on PIX blog! Lineups: Padres: RF- Will Venable SS- Everth Cabrera RF- Seth Smith 3B- Chase Headley 1B- Yonder Alonso C- Yasmani Grandal CF- Cameron Maybin 2B- Alexi Amarista P- Jesse Hahn Mets: SS- Ruben Tejada 2B- Daniel Murphy 3B- David Wright RF- Bobby Abreu 1B- Lucas Duda LF- Chris Young C- Taylor Teagarden CF- Matt de Dekker P- Zack Wheeler Fun Mets Facts: Ruben Tejada is batting .321 with 2 home runs and 6 RBI over his last 16 games. Tejada has 5 multi-hit games in his last 13 starts. The Mets collected 5 doubles last night. Over their last 17 games, they have 30 doubles. With Daniel Murphy’s stolen base last night,  the Mets have 53 on the season, which is the 3rd most in the majors. Bobby Abreu is only the 6th player in MLB history to swipe 400 or more bases and hit 250 or more HRs (288). Joining Joe Morgan, Rickey Henderson, Bobby Bonds, Barry Bonds and Craig Biggio.

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Zack Wheeler’s first pitch, a strike, was thrown at 4:11 and we’re underway here in Queens.

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On the 2nd pitch of the game, Will Venable flies out to center. 

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Cabrera grounds out to short. 

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Seth Smith lines a single up the middle. 

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Headley walks

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RBI double to center for Alonso, as Smith scores and Headley cruises into 3rd. 1-0 Padres

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Headley scores on a wild pitch bouncer in the dirt. 2-0 Padres

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Grandal grounds out to short to end the inning. 

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Tejada grounds a hit to short, Cabrera can’t handle it.  No error on the play. 

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Murphy flies out to center. 

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Wright walks. 

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Abreu grounds into a force out. Tejada to 3rd. Wright out at 2nd. Abreu safe at 1st.

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Duda flies out to right on a diving catch by Venable. Inning over 2-0 Padres

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Maybin goes down swinging. That’s Wheeler’s first K of the game.

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Amarista flies out to left.

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Hahn grounds out to Wheeler. 1-2-3 for Zack. 

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Chris Young strikes out swinging for the 1st out in the bottom of the 2nd. 

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Teagarden pops out to 1st

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den Dekker lines out to 1st. End of the 2nd. 2-0 SD

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After hitting a foul HR, Wheeler gets Venable to ground out to 2nd,

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Cabrera with a single to left

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Seth Smith strikes out swinging and Cabrera steals 2nd. 

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Headley singles to left when Young can’t make the play. Cabrera scores, Headley out at 2nd trying to stretch that single into a double. 

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To the bottom of the 3rd we go. Wheeler, Tejada and Murphy due up

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The flags aren’t moving much above the Pepsi Porch. But it’s quite windy down on the field

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Wheeler with a long fly ball out to center. 

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Tejada lines out to 3rd. 

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Murphy grounds out to 2nd to end the 3rd. 3-0 Padres. 

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Alonso grounds out to short for the 1st out of the top of the 4th.

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Grandal lines a base hit right under Wright’s glove

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Maybin grounds into a force out. Grandal out at 2nd. 

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Amarista walks

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Hahn hits a blooper to right, for his first major league hit. Maybin scores. 4-0 Padres. 

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Venable strikes out to end the top of the 4th. 

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That was a tough inning for Zack as he faced 6 Padres and four reached base. 

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First pitch of the inning, Hahn hits Wright between the numbers. David takes 1st. 

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Abreu walks on 4 pitches. 

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Duda goes down swinging for the first out

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Wild pitch for Hahn, runners advance. 

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Crowd boos as Young strikes out swinging

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Teagarden walks

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Bases are loaded for den Dekker with 2 outs.  Two out magic? 

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den Dekker strikes out swinging to end the inning. As you can expect, the fans here are not happy. 

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Cabrera strikes out swinging for the 1st out of the 5th

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Smith walks on 4 pitches

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And then just like Headley grounds out to first and into a double play. 

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Wheeler’s day is over as Andrew Brown comes in to pinch hit for him

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Brown strikes out

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Final pitching line for Wheeler: 5IP, 6H, 4R, 4ER, 3BB, 4K, 100P

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Hahn gets Tejada looking

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Murphy grounds out to 3rd to end the 5th

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Dana Eveland coming in to pitch for your Mets.

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Alonso hits a ground-rule double to center. 

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Grandal grounds out to 3rd. Wright looks Alonso back to 2nd before throwing over to 1st

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Alonso steals 3rd. 

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Maybin hits into a fielder’s choice, Alonso out on a massive rundown between 3rd and home (6-2-5-1-6). Maybin in at 3rd while the Mets were playing catch.

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Amarista grounds out to short to end the Padres’ threat in the 6th

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Wright grounds out to short. But Cabrera made it interesting as he bobbled the ball. 

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Abreu strikes out swinging

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Duda flies out to right. Another 1-2-3 for Hahn

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Hahn’s day is done as Tommy Medica is coming in to PH.

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Final Pitching Line for Hahn- 6IP, 1H, 0R, 3BB, 7K, 87P

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Medica flies out to center

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Venable grounds out to 2nd. 

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Cabrera reaches first on an error by Wright, who just couldn’t control the ball

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Smith lines out to 1st to end the top of the 7th. TIME TO STRETCH!

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Dale Thayer in to pitch for the Padres

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Young strikes out swinging

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That’s 3 strike outs on the afternoon for Chris

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Teagarden grounds out to 3rd. 

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den Dekker walks and Granderson will pinch hit for Eveland

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Final line for Eveland: 2IP, 1H, 0R, 0BB, 0K, 39P

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Granderson pops out to 2nd, but Amarista actually caught that ball in shallow right

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Gonzalez Germen will pitch the 8th for the Mets

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Headley knocks a home run into the Mets’ bullpen. 5-0 Padres

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Alonso flies out to left

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Grandal walks

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Maybin lines a hit to right. 

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Denorfia in to pinch hit 

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Final pitching line on Thayer: 1IP, 0H, 0E, 1BB, 1K, 20P

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Denorfia walks to loads the bases

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Sorry…missed Amarista flying out to left.   

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Venable grounds out to 2nd to end the top of the 8th

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Joaquin Benoit in to pitch for the Padres

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Tejada strikes out swinging to lead off the bottom of the 8th

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Murphy called out on strikes. 

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Wright flies out to right-center. To the 9th we go.

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German gets Cabrera swinging for the first out

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Smith walks for the second time today

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Headley also walks for the 2nd time today. 

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Alonso grounds into a double play to end the inning, Headley out at 2nd. 

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Street in to pitch the bottom of the 9th

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Final line for Benoit: 1IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 2K, 12P

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Abreu strikes out swinging

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Duda drops a base hit inside the left field line on the grass just past 3rd base. That’s the 2nd hit for the Mets today 

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Young called out on strikes. Upon replay, looks like it was just off the plate, so can’t blame the fans for booing

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Duda to 2nd on one of my favorite baseball terms, defensive indifference. 

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Teagarden strikes out to end the game

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That’s the ballgame folks. Mets fall to the Padres, 5-0. Will post postgame comments later on. Or visit our twitter page: @MetsonPIX11 for immediate postgame videos and comments. We’ll see you back here tomorrow at 1pm.

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