The New York Mets double up the Arizona Diamondbacks
The New York Mets defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday afternoon. The game took place at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona and the final score was 6-3 Mets. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and pitched well, the bullpen was good. Curtis Granderson and Eric Campbell each had a couple of hits and Juan Lagares had three hits.
deGrom pitched seven innings giving up five hits and three runs with two of them being earned. he walked three and struck out ten. Hansel Robles pitched a perfect inning and Jeurys Familia pitched a perfect inning to pick up his 17th save of the season.
Josh Collmenter pitched six innings giving up nine hits and five runs with a walk and a strikeout. Collmenter lost his sixth game of the season. Oliver Perez pitched a perfect inning, David Hernandez pitched an inning walking one and striking out one and J.C. Ramirez pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run with two walks and a strikeout.
Granderson had two hits and two RBI, Ruben Tejada drew a walk and Lucas Duda drew two walks. Michael Cuddyer had a hit, Wilmer Flores had a hit and an RBI and Lagares had three hits. Campbell had two hits and two RBI, Kevin Plawecki had a hit and drew a walk. Darrell Ceciliani had a hit and an RBI, Lagares hit two doubles and Granderson hit two homeruns. Campbell and Flores each hit a homerun and the Mets were 2-7 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base. Campbell had two stolen bases, Ceceiliani and Tejada each had a stolen base. Campbell committed an error.
In the first Granderson hit a solo homerun to give the Mets a 1-0 lead. In the bottom of the first Goldschmidt reached on a force attempt error to tie the game at one. Peralta hit a sac fly to make it 2-1 Diamondbacks. In the second Campbell hit a two run homerun to give the Mets a 3-2 lead. Granderson hit a solo homerun in the fifth to make it 4-2 Mets. In the sixth Flores hit a solo homerun to increase the lead to 5-2. The Diamondbacks got one back in the sixth on a Owings RBI bunt single. In the ninth Ceciliani hit an RBI single to make it 6-3 and that would be the final score.
The Mets will have off on Monday and then begin a three game home series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.