The New York Mets defeated the Miami Marlins on Tuesday afternoon. The game took place at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida and the final score was 8-6. Noah Syndergaard started for the Mets and pitched ok. The bullpen did pretty good for the most part and Travis d'Arnaud had three RBI.
Syndergaard pitched 3 2/3 innings giving up five hits and two runs with only one of them being earned. He walked one walk and three strikeouts. Jerry Blevins pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up two hits and he struck out one, Antonio Bastardo pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up three hits and three runs with a strikeout and Jim Henderson pitched an inning giving up three hits and a run with two strikeouts. Addison Reed pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and he struck out one. Jeurys Familia pitched an inning striking out one and Logan Verrett pitched an inning giving up a hit.
Juan Lagares had a hit and drew a walk, Wilmer Flores had an RBI and drew a walk and d'Arnaud had a hit and three RBI. L.J. Mazzilli had a hit and drew a walk, Nevin Ashley had a hit and drew a walk and Eric Campbell had a hit and drew a walk. Danny Muno had an RBI and drew a walk, Marc Krauss drew a walk and Dominic Smith had an RBI. Travis Taijeron had two hits, Ty Kelly had an RBI and Roger Bernadina had two hits. Patrick Biondi drew a walk, d'Arnaud hit a double and the Mets were 2-10 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base. Campbell, Bernadina and Mazzilli each had a stolen base. Lagares and Biondi were each caught stealing. Blevins committed an error.
In the first Justin Bour hit an RBI single to give the Marlins a 1-0 lead. In the fourth Ichiro Suzuki hit an RBI single to make it 2-0 Marlins. In the fifth Flores had an RBI walk to make it 2-1. d'Arnaud hit a three run double to make it 4-2 Mets. In the bottom of the fifth Marcell Ozuna hit an RBI double to make it 4-3. Christian Yelich hit an RBI double to tie the game at four. Martin Prado hit an RBI double to give the Marlins a 5-4 lead. In the sixth Cole Gillespie hit an RBI single to make it 6-4 Marlins. In the eighth Muno hit a sac fly to cut the lead to 6-5. Kelly hit a sac fly to tie the game at six. In the ninth a wild pitch made it 7-6 and Smith hit a sac fly to make it 8-6 which would be the final score.
The Mets record improved to 6-6 with a couple of ties. The Mets will be off on Wednesday and play in Jupiter, Florida on Thursday afternoon against the Marlins.