New York Mets (MLB):
The New York Mets (27-27) evened their series against the Dodgers at one apiece.
- LHP Steven Matz pitched 6 innings allowing 2 runs on 4 hits, walking 3 and striking out 6. Matz went 1-2 at the plate.
- RF Michael Conforto went 1-4 with a go-ahead grand slam in the 7th. He had 5 RBI’s and had a walk.
Syracuse Mets (Triple-A):
The Syracuse Mets (26-24) won big against the Buffalo Bisons (Toronto Blue Jays) 16-2.
- Chris Flexen pitches 4.2 innings allowing 2 runs on 6 hits, walking 2 and striking out 5.
- Stephen Nogosek (1.1 IP), Stephen Villines (1.2 IP), and Joe Zanghi (1.1 IP) finished the night. Together they did not allow a run.
- Arismendy Alcántara went 3-3 with a homer and two RBI’s.
- Rene Rivera went 3-5 with 3 RBI
- Reuben Tejada went 2-6 with a double and 3 RBI’s.
Binghamton Rumble Ponies (Double-A):
The Rumble Ponies (28-18) beat the Richmond Flying Squirrels 2-1 in 10 innings.
- Harol Gonzalez pitches 7 innings allowing 1 unearned run, walked 2, and struck out 5.
- Andres Gimenez went 1-4 with the go-ahead RBI single in the 10th.
St. Lucie Mets (Class-A Advanced):
The St. Lucie Mets (26-24) won 8-5 against the Jupiter Hammerheads.
- Luc Rennie went 4.2 innings allowing 4 runs only 1 earned, walked 1 and struck out 4.
- Blake Taylor pitches a scoreless ninth for his 7th save on the year.
- Carlos Cortes went 1-3 with a 2-run home run.
- Blake Tiberi went 2-5 on the day with a double.
Columbia Fireflies (Class A):
The Fireflies (20-32) won 7-4 against the Charleston RiverDogs.
- Jose Butto allowed only 1 hit through 6 innings while striking out 6 and walking 3.
- Shervyen Newton stayed hot and went 3-5 with a 2-run homer, his second on the year.
The New York Mets and all of its affiliates in action with the exception of the Columbia Fireflies have games tomorrow.