NY Mets 7, Cincinnati 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 1 1 7 12 2
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 6 9 0
WP: A. Leiter (4-2) S: B. Looper (15)
LP: J. Acevedo (4-7)
 Scoring Summary
Top 5th: NY Mets
-E. Valent homered to deep right
Top 6th: NY Mets
-S. Spencer homered to left center, R. Hidalgo and M. Piazza scored
Top 7th: NY Mets
-J. Reyes homered to left
Top 8th: NY Mets
-R. Hidalgo homered to left center
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
-A. Dunn doubled to deep left, J. Castro scored
-W. Pena singled to left, A. Dunn scored
-J. LaRue doubled to left center, W. Pena scored
-K. Griffey Jr. singled to shallow left center, J. LaRue scored, J. Cruz to third
-J. Valentin singled to left, J. Cruz scored, J. Clark to second
Top 9th: NY Mets
-J. Phillips doubled to left, K. Matsui scored
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
-A. Dunn homered to left center
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes 2b 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .149
K. Matsui ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .250
M. Piazza c 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .312
    J. Phillips c 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .214
C. Floyd lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .282
    R. Bottalico p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Zeile 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
R. Hidalgo rf 4 2 2 1 1 0 3 .292
S. Spencer cf 3 1 1 3 1 0 2 .300
T. Wigginton 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .262
E. Valent 1b-lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .264
A. Leiter p 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .200
    J. McEwing ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .210
    B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 37 7 12 7 4 3 18  
 Batting
2B - K Matsui (21, J Acevedo); R Hidalgo (17, J Acevedo); M Piazza (17, J Acevedo); J Phillips (13, J Riedling).
HR - E Valent (5, 5th inning off J Acevedo 0 on, 0 Out), S Spencer (3, 6th inning off J Acevedo 2 on, 1 Out), J Reyes (2, 7th inning off G White 0 on, 1 Out), R Hidalgo (8, 8th inning off M Matthews 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - E Valent (17), S Spencer 3 (17), J Reyes (6), R Hidalgo (37), J Phillips (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 2, R Hidalgo 2, J McEwing 1.
GIDP - E Valent, K Matsui.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - E Valent (1, ground ball); T Wigginton (11, ground ball).
DP - 1 (T Wigginton-J Reyes-E Valent).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf-3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .257
J. Castro ss 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 .303
D. Jimenez 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253
A. Dunn lf-1b 4 2 3 2 1 1 0 .273
W. Pena rf 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .273
J. LaRue c 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 .228
T. Hummel 1b-3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 .276
    J. Cruz ph-lf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275
B. Larson 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213
    M. Matthews p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Griffey Jr. ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .244
    J. Clark pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133
J. Acevedo p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .071
    G. White p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valentin ph-1b 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .172
    J. Riedling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 37 6 9 6 2 5 18  
 Batting
2B - A Dunn 2 (14, A Leiter, R Bottalico); J LaRue (11, R Bottalico).
HR - A Dunn (24, 9th inning off B Looper 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Dunn 2 (51), W Pena (23), J LaRue (26), K Griffey Jr (55), J Valentin (9).
2-out RBI - A Dunn 2, W Pena, J LaRue, K Griffey Jr, J Valentin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hummel 2, J Valentin 1, R Freel 1.
GIDP - T Hummel.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - D Jimenez (8, 2nd base off A Leiter/M Piazza).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Castro-D Jimenez-T Hummel, D Jimenez-J Castro-T Hummel).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Leiter (W, 4-2) 7.0 2 0 0 2 4 0 2.12
R. Bottalico 0.2 4 5 5 0 0 0 3.38
B. Looper (S, 15) 1.1 3 1 1 0 1 1 2.01
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Acevedo (L, 4-7) 6.0 7 4 4 3 3 2 5.34
G. White 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.42
M. Matthews 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 1 7.64
J. Riedling 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.77
HBP - R Freel (by A Leiter); J Cruz (by R Bottalico).
Pitches-strikes - A Leiter 116-67; R Bottalico 19-11; B Looper 31-22; J Acevedo 89-55; G White 13-7; M Matthews 15-9; J Riedling 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Leiter 7-10; R Bottalico 1-1; B Looper 3-0; J Acevedo 8-7; G White 1-2; M Matthews 0-3; J Riedling 3-0.
Batters faced - A Leiter 27; R Bottalico 7; B Looper 7; J Acevedo 26; G White 4; M Matthews 6; J Riedling 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dave Aschwege. 1B--Brian Onora. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Jerry Crawford.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 31,633.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, out to right.

Updated on Friday, Jul 2, 2004 5:12 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Mets
S. Spencer S. Spencer
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI