The New York Mets were defeated by the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday afternoon. The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 2-1. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and pitched very well and the bullpen was very good as well. Neil Walker and Rene Rivera each had two hits.
deGrom pitched seven innings giving up five hits and a run with two walks and ten strikeouts. Addison Reed pitched an inning giving up a walk and striking out one, Jeurys Familia pitched a perfect inning and Antonio Bastardo pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a walk with two strikeouts. Jim Henderson pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a walk and he struck out one, Hansel Robles pitched to one batter and retired him and Logan Verrett pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up a hit and a run and he lost his third game of the season.
Miguel Gonzalez pitched five innings giving up three hits and a run with five walks and four strikeouts. Dan Jennings pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and he walked two and struck out one, Zach Putnam pitched 1/3 of an inning striking out one and Zach Duke pitched an inning walking one and striking out the side. Nate Jones pitched two innings giving up a hit and a walk with a strikeout, David Robertson pitched two innings giving up a hit and two walks with a strikeout and Matt Albers pitched two innings giving up a hit and he walked two with a strikeout. Albers won his second game of the season.
Curtis Granderson drew a walk, Asdrubal Cabrera had a hit and drew two walks and Walker had two hits and drew two walks. James Loney had a hit and drew a walk, Juan Lagares had a hit and drew two walks. Ty Kelly drew a walk, Rivera had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk and deGrom drew two walks. Wilmer Flores drew a walk and the Mets were 1-8 with runners in scoring position and left 14 men on base.
Adam Eaton drew a walk, Albers had a hit and Jose Abreu had an RBI and drew a walk. Todd Frazier had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Brett Lawrie had two hits and J.B. Shuck had a hit and drew a walk. Alex Avila had two hits, Avisail Garcia drew a walk and Lawrie and Albers each hit a double. Frazier hit a homerun and the Mets were 0-4 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base. Abreu and Frazier were each caught stealing.
In the second Rivera hit an RBI single to give the Mets a 1-0 lead. In the seventh Frazier hit a solo homerun to tie the game at one. In the 13th Abreu hit a sac fly to give the White Sox a 2-1 lead and that would be the final score.
The White Sox took two out of three from the Mets and the Mets will be off on Thursday.