The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night. The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 10-5. Gabriel Ynoa started for the Mets and he didn't pitch that well and the bullpen was ok. Michael Conforto had a couple of hits and three RBI.
Ynoa pitched two innings giving up five hits and two runs with a walk and a strikeout. Logan Verrett pitched two innings giving up two hits and a run with two walks and two strikeouts, Josh Smoker won his third game of the season pitching an inning giving up a hit and two runs with a walk and two strikeouts and Erik Goeddel pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a hit and he walked one. Josh Edgin pitched giving up a hit and Hansel Robles pitched 2 2/3 innings striking out three.
Jeremy Hellickson pitched 4 1/3 innings giving up seven hits and six runs with three walks and a strikeout. He lost his 10th game of the season. Frank Hermann pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a run with two strikeouts, Colton Murray pitched an ininng giving up a hit and a run adn Patrick Schuster pitched giving up a hit and two runs with only one being earned. He walked one and Severino Gonzalez pitched two innings with two strikeouts.
Asdrubal Cabrera had a hit and drew a walk, Yoenis Cespedes had a hit and drew a walk and Curtis Granderson had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk. Kelly Johnson had a hit and an RBI, Conforto had two hits and three RBI and Eric Campbell had a hit and an RBI. Lucas Duda had a hit, TJ Rivera had an RBI and Travis d'Arnaud had a hit and an RBI. Ty Kelly drew a walk, Rene Rivera had a hit and Conforto, d'Arnaud, Duda and Cespedes each hit a double. Conforto hit a homerun and the Mets were 5-8 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. Reynolds committed an error.
Cesar Hernandez had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Roman Quinn had two hits and an RBI and Odubel Herrera had a hit and drew a walk. Maikel Franco had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk, Ryan Howard drew a walk and Freddy Galvis had two hits. Cody Asche had a hit and drew a walk, Darin Ruf had a hit and two RBI and Franco and Ruf each hit a homerun and the Phillies were 3-9 with runners in scoring position and left 10 men on base. Herrera and Quinn each had a stolen base. Quinn and Rupp each committed an error.
In the second Hernandez hit an RBI single to make it 1-0 Phillies. Quinn hit an RBI single to push the lead to 2-0 Phillies. In the bottom of the second d'Arnaud hit an RBI double to cut the lead to 2-1. In the third Franco hit a solo homerun to push the lead to 3-1. Granderson hit an RBI single in the fifth and the lead was cut to 3-2. Johnson hit a two run single to give the Mets a 4-3 lead. Conforto hit a three run homerun and it was 7-3 Mets still in the fifth. In the sixth Ruf hit a two run homerun to cut the lead to 7-5. In the seventh Lagares hit a sac bunt and a run scored making it an 8-5 game. Campbell hit an RBI single to push the lead to 9-5 and TJ Rivera hit a sac fly to make it 10-5.
The two teams will play on Saturday night and then finish their series on Sunday afternoon.