NY Mets 6, Atlanta 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(1-5)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 6 13 0
Atlanta 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1
WP: P. Martinez (1-0)
LP: J. Smoltz (0-2)
(4-2)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Atlanta
- J. Estrada doubled to right, C. Jones scored
Top 8th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran homered to deep right, J. Reyes scored
- C. Floyd homered to deep center
- D. Wright homered to deep center, D. Mientkiewicz scored
Top 9th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran singled to right center, J. Reyes scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 5 2 3 0 0 2 2 .393
M. Cairo 2b 3 0 2 0 0 1 3 .500
C. Beltran cf 5 1 2 3 0 2 1 .296
C. Floyd lf 4 1 1 1 1 3 2 .304
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .333
D. Wright 3b 5 1 1 2 0 3 2 .250
R. Castro c 4 0 2 0 0 2 0 .429
E. Valent rf 3 0 1 0 1 2 1 .182
P. Martinez p 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000
 Totals 38 6 13 6 2 18 18  
 Batting
2B - M Cairo (1, J Smoltz); D Mientkiewicz (1, T Martin); J Reyes (3, J Sosa).
HR - C Beltran (2, 8th inning off J Smoltz 1 on, 1 Out), C Floyd (2, 8th inning off T Martin 0 on, 1 Out), D Wright (2, 8th inning off R Colon 1 on, 1 Out).
S - M Cairo 2.
RBI - C Beltran 3 (6), C Floyd (4), D Wright 2 (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cairo 1, P Martinez 1, C Beltran 1, D Mientkiewicz 1, D Wright 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - R Castro (1, 2nd base off J Smoltz/J Estrada), C Beltran (1, 2nd base off J Sosa/J Estrada).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .148
P. Orr 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .211
C. Jones 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .348
A. Jones cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .227
J. Estrada c 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .333
A. LaRoche 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .176
B. Jordan lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .238
R. Langerhans rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
J. Smoltz p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
    T. Martin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Colon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Betemit ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    J. Sosa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 1 2 1 1 9 5  
 Batting
2B - J Estrada (2, P Martinez).
3B - A Jones (1, P Martinez).
RBI - J Estrada (2).
2-out RBI - J Estrada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A LaRoche 1, B Jordan 1.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
E - P Orr (1, ground ball).
Outfield assists - B Jordan (J Reyes at 3rd base).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Martinez (W, 1-0) 9.0 2 1 1 1 9 0 2.40
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Smoltz (L, 0-2) 7.1 8 2 2 0 15 1 8.00
T. Martin 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 9.00
R. Colon 0.2 1 1 1 1 2 1 2.45
J. Sosa 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.69
WP - R Colon.
IBB - C Floyd (by J Sosa).
Pitches-strikes - P Martinez 101-72; J Smoltz 113-84; T Martin 5-3; R Colon 18-9; J Sosa 20-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Martinez 7-11; J Smoltz 6-0; T Martin 0-0; R Colon 0-0; J Sosa 1-1.
Batters faced - P Martinez 30; J Smoltz 30; T Martin 2; R Colon 4; J Sosa 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Dana Demuth.
Time: 2:21.
Attendance: 36,601.
Weather: 71 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 11 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
ATLANTA'S JOHN SMOLTZ HAS 11 STRIKEOUTS THROUGH FIVE INNINGS.
ATLANTA'S JOHN SMOLTZ HAS 14 STRIKEOUTS THOUGH SIX INNINGS.
ATLANTA'S JOHN SMOLTZ HAS 15 STRIKEOUTS THOUGH SEVEN INNINGS.
THE HOME RUNS BY NEW YORK'S CARLOS BELTRAN AND CLIFF FLOYD IN THE EIGHTH INNING WERE HIT BACK TO BACK.

Updated on Monday, Apr 11, 2005 2:50 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
C. Beltran C. Beltran
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Atlanta
J. Estrada J. Estrada
1-3
1 RBI