The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday afternoon. The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 7-0. Noah Syndergaard started for the Mets and pitched very well, he also led the team with three hits including a homerun.
Syndergaard pitched 7 1/3 innings giving up six hits and no runs with no walks and six strikeouts. Syndergaard won his second game of the season. Sean Gilmartin pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and Erick Goeddel pitched an inning giving up a hit and striking out twice.
Sean O'Sullivan pitched 5 2/3 innings giving up 11 hits and seven runs with a walk and two strikeouts. O'Sullivan lost his fourth game of the season. Jake Diekman pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a hit and striking out two and Jonathan Papelbon pitched an inning giving up a walk.
Curtis Granderson had an RBI and drew a walk, Lucas Duda had three hits and two RBI and Daniel Murphy had three hits and an RBI. Michael Cuddyer had two hits and two RBI, Danny Muno drew a walk and Kevin Plawecki had a hit. Syndergaard had three hits and an RBI, Duda hit a double and two homeruns. Cuddyer and Syndergaard also hit a homerun each. The Mets were 2-7 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.
Ben Revere had two hits, Blanco had a hit and Franco had a hit. Grady Sizemore had two hits, Rupp had a hit and O'Sullivan had a hit. Blanco hit a double and the Phillies were 0-6 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base. Diekman committed an error.
In the first Duda hit a solo homerun to give the Mets a 1-0 lead. Murphy hit an RBI single and then Cuddyer hit a two run homerun in the third to make it 4-0. Syndergaard hit a solo homerun in the fourth to make it 5-0. Duda hit his second homerun in the fifth to make it a 6-0 game. In the sixth Granderson hit a sac fly and it was 7-0 which was the final score.
The Mets will have the day off on Thursday.