Good afternoon Mets fans! Happy Saturday!
Eric Young Jr LF
Daniel Murphy 2B
Daniel Wright 3
Chris Young RF
Eric Campbell 1B
Juan Lagares CF
Anthony Recker C
Wilmer Flores SS
Bartolo Colon P
Denard Span CF
Anthony Rendon 3B
Jayson Werth RF
Wilson Ramos C
Ian Desmond SS
Danny Espinosa 2B
Tyler Moore 1B
Nate McLouth LF
Gio Gonzalez P
Gonzalez strikes out EYJ for the first out and to start the game.
Murphy with a base hit to center.
Infield dribbler hit that Gonzalez couldn’t get to for Wright.
Gio walks CY to load the bases.
2 RBI base hit to center for Campbell! 2-0 Mets.
RBI base hit for Lagares! Mets are getting to Gio early! 3-0 Mets
Recker lines out to right.
Flores pops the ball down the right field line. Espinosa drops the pop up. The at bat, and inning continues.
And Flores walks to load the bases. Will Bartolo help his own cause!? Let’s find out…
Bartolo flies out to right. Heading to the bottom of the 1st, it’s 3-0 Mets.
Span pops out to 3rd.
Bartolo gets Rendon swinging
Werth flies out to center and a 1-2-3 first inning for Colon.
EYJ strikes out swinging for the first out of the 2nd.
Base hit to center for Murphy.
Wright grounds into a double play to short.
Ramos pops out to right.
Desmond drops a ball into center for the Nationals’ first hit of the game
Espinosa lines a base hit right over Murphy.
Moore grounds into a double play to short to end the inning. 3-0 Mets
CY flies out out to center.
Campbell with a hit to left for his 2nd hit of the day
Two run shot for Lagares! 5-0 Mets
Recker strikes out swinging
Flores strikes out looking to end the top of the 3rd.
McLouth lines a double down the right field line to lead off the bottom of the 3rd.
Gonzalez pops out to Colon
Span grounds out to short.
Rendon keeps Flores busy and grounds out to short to end the 3rd.
Gonzalez’s day is is over. Craig Stammen in to pitch
Colon grounds out to 3rd.
EYJ grounds out to Stammen. 2 outs.
Murphy flies out to center. 1-2-3 inning for Stammen
For those of you who are curious…Abe Lincoln won the Presidents’ race this afternoon.
Werth walks to lead off the inning.
Ramos flies out to right for the first out of the bottom of the 4th
2 run home run to left for Desmond. The Nationals are now on the board. Mets lead 5-2
Espinosa lines out to Colon and breaks his bat in the process.
Colon gets Moore looking to end the inning.
Wright flies out to left
Chris Young flies out to left
Campbell grounds out to 3rd to end the top of the 5th
McClouth grounds out to 1st
Stammen drops one into right field.
Colon gets Span swinging for his third strike out.
Rendon grounds out to Colon to end the inning.
Lagares lines out to Werth.
Recker strikes out swinging.
Line drive single to left for Flores.
Colon strikes out swinging to end the top of the 6th
What a leaping catch by Lagares to rob a home run from Werth!
Ramos grounds out to Murphy
Desmond with a long fly out to right to end the 6th.
EYJ flies out to left
I wasn’t kidding when I told you Lagare robbed Werth:
Stammen walks Murphy
Moore misplays the ball off of Wright’s bat. Error for Moore. Wright safe at first, Murphy to 3rd.
Young flies out to right. Murphy tags up and draws the throw from Werth. Wright to 2nd.
Campbell grounds out to 2nd to end the Mets threat. Time to stretch!
Colon back out for the bottom of the 7th
Espinosa swings and misses for Colons 4th strike out.
Moore pops out to first
Colon gets McClouth looking to end the 7th
Aaron Barrett in to pitch the 8th for the Nationals.
Lagares grounds out to short
Recker flies out to left
Flores strikes out swinging to end the top of the 8th
Walters in to pinch hit. Flies out to center.
Span flies out to right.
Rendon grounds out to short to end the 8th.
Colon has retired 11 in a row.
Jerry Blevins in to pitch the 9th for the Nats.
Tejada in to pinch hit for Colon.
Tejada called out on strikes.
EYJ pops one to shallow right. Espinosa with the over the shoulder catch.
Murphy grounds out to short to end the top of the 9th. Jenry Mejia will pitch the bottom of the 9th.
Werth gets a lead off hit up the middle.
Mejia strikes out Ramos.
Desmond grounds to short. Werth out at 2nd. Desmond safe at 1st.
Mejia strikes out Espinosa for his first save of his career. Mets snap their losing streak and beat the Nats 5-2. Mets back on PIX Friday.