NY Mets 6, Washington 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(78-77)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 6 8 2
Washington 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 9 1
WP: J. Padilla (2-1) S: A. Heilman (3)
LP: T. Hughes (1-1)
(78-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Washington
- N. Johnson doubled to deep right, B. Wilkerson scored, J. Carroll to third
- R. Zimmerman grounded into fielder's choice, J. Carroll scored, N. Johnson out at third
Top 2nd: NY Mets
- M. Piazza homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Washington
- J. Carroll doubled to right, B. Wilkerson scored
Top 4th: NY Mets
- M. Piazza homered to deep center, C. Floyd scored
Top 6th: NY Mets
- D. Wright doubled to deep left, C. Beltran scored
Bot 7th: Washington
- N. Johnson singled to center, J. Spivey and B. Watson scored, B. Wilkerson out at home
Top 8th: NY Mets
- D. Wright homered to deep left center
- M. Jacobs homered to deep right
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .272
M. Cairo 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 .238
C. Beltran cf 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 .273
C. Floyd lf 3 1 0 0 2 1 1 .274
D. Wright 3b 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .308
M. Piazza c 3 2 2 3 2 0 0 .258
    G. Williams pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    A. Heilman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Jacobs 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .276
    C. Woodward ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .284
V. Diaz rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .258
K. Benson p 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .188
    J. Padilla p 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500
    R. Castro c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 36 6 8 6 6 6 14  
 Batting
2B - D Wright (42, J Patterson).
HR - M Piazza 2 (18, 2nd inning off J Patterson 0 on, 2 Out, 4th inning off J Patterson 1 on, 1 Out), D Wright (23, 8th inning off T Hughes 0 on, 1 Out), M Jacobs (7, 8th inning off T Hughes 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Piazza 3 (61), D Wright 2 (95), M Jacobs (16).
2-out RBI - M Piazza, M Jacobs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Benson 2, C Woodward 2, J Reyes 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - V Diaz (6, 3rd base off J Eischen/K Osik), C Floyd (12, 2nd base off J Eischen/K Osik).
 
 Fielding
E - J Reyes (15, throw); M Cairo (6, ground ball).
DP - 2 (J Reyes-M Cairo-M Jacobs, M Cairo-J Reyes-M Jacobs).
 Washington
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Wilkerson lf 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 .251
J. Carroll 2b 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .246
    C. Baerga ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .248
    T. Hughes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Eischen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    J. Guillen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
N. Johnson 1b 3 0 2 3 2 0 1 .292
R. Zimmerman 3b 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .412
P. Wilson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .256
R. Church rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .287
C. Guzman ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .210
G. Bennett c 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .212
    B. Watson ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200
    D. Cruz 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .267
J. Patterson p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .105
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Vidro ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .276
    J. Spivey pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .232
    K. Osik c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
 Totals 35 5 9 5 5 4 16  
 Batting
2B - B Wilkerson 2 (38, K Benson 2); N Johnson (34, K Benson); J Carroll (7, K Benson).
RBI - N Johnson 3 (69), R Zimmerman (5), J Carroll (18).
2-out RBI - N Johnson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Cruz 2, P Wilson 1, R Zimmerman 1.
GIDP - P Wilson, G Bennett.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - C Guzman (15, pop up).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Benson 6.1 8 5 5 3 1 0 4.20
J. Padilla (W, 2-1; BS, 1) 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.67
A. Heilman (S, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3.28
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Patterson 6.0 4 4 4 4 4 2 2.90
M. Stanton 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
T. Hughes (L, 1-1; BS, 1) 0.2 4 2 2 0 1 2 5.06
J. Eischen 1.1 0 0 0 2 0 0 3.24
IBB - M Piazza 2 (by J Patterson, J Eischen), V Diaz (by J Patterson), N Johnson (by A Heilman).
HBP - D Wright (by J Eischen).
Pitches-strikes - K Benson 101-66; J Padilla 22-19; A Heilman 15-7; J Patterson 106-65; M Stanton 11-9; T Hughes 17-12; J Eischen 25-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Benson 14-4; J Padilla 2-1; A Heilman 2-0; J Patterson 3-11; M Stanton 2-0; T Hughes 0-1; J Eischen 2-2.
Batters faced - K Benson 28; J Padilla 7; A Heilman 5; J Patterson 27; M Stanton 3; T Hughes 6; J Eischen 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Vanover. 1B--Randy Marsh. 2B--Jim Wolf. 3B--Sam Holbrook.
Time: 3:13.
Attendance: 29,967.
Weather: 76 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 25, 2005 4:24 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
M. Piazza M. Piazza
2-3, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Washington
N. Johnson N. Johnson
2-3
3 RBI