The New York Mets defeated the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. The game took place at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida and the final score was 12-1. Noah Syndergaard started for the Mets and pitched well and the bullpen did their job. Jose Reyes had three hits and Curtis Granderson and Lucas Duda each had three RBI.
Syndergaard pitched six innings giving up five hits and a run with no walks and eight strikeouts. He won his 14th game of the season. Fernando Salas pitched an inning with a strikeout, Addison Reed pitched an inning giving up a hit and Jeurys Familia pitched an inning with a walk and he struck out two.
Tom Koehler pitched 3 2/3 innings giving up six hits and four runs with four walks and three strikeouts. He lost his 13th game of the season. Hunter Cervenka pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits, Nefi Ogando pitched to two batters and retired them both and Dustin McGowan pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and a walk. Justin Nicolino pitched 1 1/3 innings striking out one, Austin Brice pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up two hits and three runs with a walk and Mike Dunn pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up three hits and two runs with a strikeout. Odrisamer Despaigne pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up four hits and three runs.
Reyes had three hits, Asdrubal Cabrera had two hits and Yoenis Cespedes had a hit, two RBI and drew two walks. Michael Conforto had an RBI, Granderson had two hits, three RBI and drew two walks and Jay Bruce had two hits and two RBI. Juan Lagares had an RBI, TJ Rivera had two hits and Duda had two hits, three RBI and drew two walks. Rene Rivera had a hit, Syndergaard had two hits and Ty Kelly had a hit. Alejandro De Aza had a hit, Reyes, Duda and Granderson each hit a double and TJ Rivera hit a triploe. Bruce and Cespedes each hit a homerun and the Mets were 5-18 with runners in scoring position and left 12 men on base. Cabrera committed an error.
Dee Gordon had a hit, Marcella Ozuna had a hit and an RBI and Derek Dietrich drew a walk. Justin Bour had two hits, Adeiny Hechavarria had a hit and Yefri Perez had a hit. The Marlins were 1-4 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. Gordon had a stolen base and Realmuto had a passed ball.
In the first Ozuna hit an RBI single giving the Marlins a 1-0 lead. In the second Bruce hit a two run homerun to give the Mets a 2-1 lead. Cespedes hit a two run homerun in third to push the lead to 4-1. In the eighth Granderson hit a two run single and it was 6-1 Mets. Duda hit a three run double to make it a 9-1 game and Conforto hit an RBI groundout to increase the lead to 10-1. Granderson hit an RBI double and it was 11-1. In the ninth Lagares hit a sac fly to make it 12-1 which would be the final score.
The two teams will play the rubber game on Wednesday night and the Mets will be off on Thursday before finishing the season in Philadelphia over the weekend.