The New York Mets defeated the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. The game took place at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and the final score was 2-1 in 11 innings. Matt Harvey started for the Mets and pitched well and the bullpen pitched great. Wilmer Flores had three hits and Kelly Johnson and Yoenis Cespedes each had two hits.
Harvey pitched six innings giving up two hits and a run. He walked two and struck out eight. Hansel Robles pitched an inning giving up a hit and a walk with a strikeout, Antonio Bastardo pitched an inning with a strikeout and Jim Henderson pitched an inning with three walks and two strikeouts. Jerry Blevins won his second game of the season pitching a perfect inning with a strikeout and Jeurys Familia saved his 21st game of the season pitching a perfect inning with two strikeouts.
Junior Guerra pitched 6 2/3 innings giving up five hits and a run with three walks and two strikeouts. Will Smith pitched a perfect inning, Tyler Thornburg pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one and Jeremy Jeffress pitched an inning giving up two hits and a walk with a strikeout. Blaine Boyer lost his first game of the season pitching two innings and giving up two hits and a run with a walk and a strikeout.
Curtis Granderson had a hit and drew two walks, Cespedes had two hits and an RBI and James Loney drew a walk. Asdrubal Cabrera had a hit and drew a walk, Flores had three hits and Johnson had two hits and drew a walk. Kevin Plawecki had a hit, Matt Reynolds had an RBI and Johnson, Flores and Cespedes each hit a double. Cespedes hit a homerun and the Mets were 1-12 with runners in scoring position and left 11 men on base. Plawecki committed an error.
Jonathan Villar had a hit, Jonathan Lucroy had a hit and drew a walk and Chris Carter drew two walks. Kirk Nieuwenhuis had a hit, Aaron Hill drew two walks and Ramon Flores had an RBI and drew a walk. Nieuwenhuis hit a triple and the Brewers were 1-7 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base. Broxton had a stolen base.
Flores hit a sac fly in the fifth to give the Brewers a 1-0 lead. In the sixth the Mets tied the game on a Cespedes solo homerun. In the 11th Reynolds lined into a force out but a run did score giving the Mets a 2-1 lead and that would be the final score.