Mets have won 4 straight and take the series against the Dodgers, they go for the sweep tomorrow night! They are now 2.5 games out of 1st and end the month of June with a 15-13 record, another winning month!
Johan Santana was great. He pitched 8 scoreless innings and had a one-hitter going into the 8th until giving up 2 more hits in the 8th. He threw 107 pitches and although he only struck out 3, he held the Dodgers to zero runs and 3 hits. Santana earned his 6th win of the season!
Ike Davis and Daniel Murphy both continued to break out of their slumps. Ike Davis had a 2-hit game and hit a 3-run blast in the 6th inning to put the Mets up 5-0. Daniel Murphy contributed with 2 hits of his own, a run scored and an RBI!
Kirk Nieuwenhuis also went 2-for-4.
Bobby Parnell came in the 9th and pitched cleanly to secure a win for Santana and the Mets.
- Andres Torres: (1 hit, 1 run, 1 walk)
- Ruben Tejada: (-)
- David Wright: (1 walk, 1 run)
- Ike Davis: (2 hits, 2 runs, 3 RBI, 1 HR)
- Lucas Duda: (1 hit)
- Daniel Murphy: (2 hits, 1 run, 1 RBI)
- Kirk Nieuwenhuis: (2 hits)
- Josh Thole: (1 RBI)
- Johan Santana: (1 hit)
- Johan Santana: (6.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, PC: 107)
- Bobby Parnell: (1.0 IP, 0 H, 0, R, 0 ER, BB, 0 K, PC: 6)
Next game: Sunday July 1st @ Dodgers 8:00pm ESPN, MLB.TV
LET’S GO METS!!!!!