The New York Mets defeated the San Diego Padres on Saturday night. The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 3-2. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and he pitched well and the bullpen was ok although Jeurys Familia blew the save. Wilmer Flores had three hits to lead the offense.
deGrom pitched seven innings giving up three hits and a run with a walk and nine strikeouts. Addison Reed pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout, Familia blew his third save of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit and a run with a strikeout and Jerry Blevins pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up a hit. Erik Goeddel pitched 2/3 of an inning striking out one and Gabriel Ynoa won his first game of the season pitching a perfect inning with a strikeout.
Jarred Cosart pitched six innings giving up three hits and a run with two walks and two strikeouts. Jose Dominguez pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with a walk and a strikeout, Brandon Morrow pitched an inning and Ryan Buchter pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one. Brad Hand pitched an inning with two strikeouts and Brandon Maurer pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up two hits and a run and he lost his third game of the season.
Jose Reyes drew a walk, Neil Walker had two hits and an RBI and James Loney had a hit. Flores had three hits and an RBI, Alejandro De Aza drew a walk and Travis d'Arnaud had a hit and drew a walk. Kelly Johnson had an RBI and the Mets were 1-6 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base.
Travis Jankowski drew a walk, Wil Myers had a hit and an RBI and Yangervis Solarte had a hit and an RBI. Alex Dickerson had two hits, Ryan Schimpf had a hit and Solarte and Myers each hit a homerun. The Padres left one man on base, Dickerson was caught stealing, Bethancourth, Myers and Noonan each committed an error.
In the first Walker hit an RBI single giving the Mets a 1-0 lead. In the seventh Solarte hit a solo homerun to tie the game at one. In the bottom of the seventh Johnson hit a sac fly to give the Mets a 2-1 lead. In the ninth Myers hit a solo homerun to tie the game at two. In the bottom of the 11th the Mets walked off when Flores reached on a fielder's choice. The Mets won the game 3-2.