New York Mets (MLB):
The New York Mets (55-56) blew out the Pirates (48-63) this afternoon, 12-3. They play the Nationals next in a series of road games.
- SP Noah Syndergaard went 7 IP, 1 ER, and just three hits, and went 2-4 at the dish, a memorable day.
- CF Michael Conforto hit his 22nd homer in the first, going 2-4 on the day, with 2 runs batted in.
- LF JD Davis went 2-4 with his 11th home run, a two-run home run off Joe Musgrove in the 1st.
- RF/2B Jeff McNeil went 2-4 with a two-run homer, he had also scored four of the twelve runs.
- 1B Todd Frazier went 3-5, scoring once with three RBI’s.
- 2B Robinson Cano went 3-3 with a run and two RBI’s.
Syracuse Mets (Triple-A):
The Syracuse Mets (57-56) played the Buffalo Bisons (58-55), (Triple-A Blue Jays), winning 11-4.
- SP Harol Gonzalez went 5.2 IP, 3 ER, and gave up 6 hits and two home runs, quality start.
- DH Rene Rivera went 2-5 with his 19th homer and 3 RBI’s, and two runs scored.
- 1B Travis Taijeron went 2-5 with his 24th homer and 2 RBI’s and two runs scored.
Binghamton Rumble Ponies (Double-A):
The Binghamton Rumble Ponies (57-54) lost to the Akron RubberDucks (51-62) (Double-A, Orioles) in a 5-0 shutout.
- SP Tony Dibrell went 5 IP, with just 2 H, but 3 ER, and the loss.
- LF Barret Barnes went 2-2 with two of the team’s hits as well.
St. Lucie Mets (Class-A Advanced):
The St. Lucie Mets (61-50) beat the Dayton Tortugas (55-55) (Class-A Advanced, Cincinnati Reds,) 5-4.
Columbia Fireflies (Class-A):
The Columbia Fireflies (42-67) won both games in a doubleheader against the Kannapolis Intimidators (50-62) (Class-A White Sox). The first game was won 3-2 (completion of August 3rd) and the second game was won 6-4.
Brooklyn Cyclones (Short-Season Class-A):
Brooklyn Cyclones (26-22) lost, Williamsport Crosscutters (Short-Season Class A, Philadelphia Phillies) (19-29) 4-3.
Kingsport Mets (Rookie):
The Kingsport Mets (20-24) lost to the Burlington Royals (25-20) (Rookie, Kansas City Royals) 4-2
- C Francisco Alvarez went 2-4.
The GCL Mets (18-14) were beaten by the GCL Cardinals (15-19) (Rookie, St. Louis Cardinals) 5-2.
- 2B Nick Conti went 1-4 with an RBI.
Both DSL Teams did not play games. The New York Mets and all of their affiliates except for the AA Binghamton Rumble Ponies and the AAA Syracuse Mets are expected to play tomorrow.