Washington 6, NY Mets 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(9-18)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Washington 1 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 6 8 0
NY Mets 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0
WP: M. O'Connor (1-1)
LP: J. Maine (0-1)
(17-9)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Washington
- M. Anderson doubled to left, M. Byrd scored
Bot 1st: NY Mets
- P. Lo Duca homered to deep left
Top 3rd: Washington
- A. Soriano homered to deep left, M. Byrd scored
Top 6th: Washington
- J. Guillen grounded out to shortstop, N. Johnson scored
Top 7th: Washington
- D. Jackson homered to deep left, M. Byrd scored
Bot 9th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran homered to deep right
 Washington
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Byrd cf 4 3 3 0 0 0 0 .308
M. Anderson 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .120
    D. Jackson ph-2b 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .250
A. Soriano lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .304
N. Johnson 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .327
R. Zimmerman 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .232
D. Ward rf 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 .316
    J. Guillen ph-rf 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 .220
R. Clayton ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .242
B. Schneider c 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .198
M. O'Connor p 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Church ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
    C. Cordero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 6 8 6 2 8 8  
 Batting
2B - M Byrd 2 (4, J Maine 2); M Anderson (1, J Maine); D Ward (3, J Maine).
HR - A Soriano (8, 3rd inning off J Maine 1 on, 1 Out), D Jackson (1, 7th inning off D Oliver 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Anderson (1), A Soriano 2 (17), J Guillen (8), D Jackson 2 (3).
2-out RBI - D Jackson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Zimmerman 1, M O'Connor 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - N Johnson (4, 2nd base off J Maine/P Lo Duca).
CS - D Ward (1, 2nd base by J Maine/P Lo Duca).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
P. Lo Duca c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .309
C. Beltran cf 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .265
C. Delgado 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .287
D. Wright 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .281
C. Floyd lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .190
X. Nady rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .312
K. Matsui 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273
    J. Julio p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Maine p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Oliver p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    C. Woodward 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
 Totals 30 2 3 2 2 6 6  
 Batting
HR - P Lo Duca (2, 1st inning off M O'Connor 0 on, 1 Out), C Beltran (5, 9th inning off C Cordero 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - P Lo Duca (8), C Beltran (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Floyd 2.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (3, 3rd base off M O'Connor/B Schneider), D Wright (7, 2nd base off M O'Connor/B Schneider).
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. O'Connor (W, 1-1) 7.0 2 1 1 2 6 1 0.75
M. Stanton 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50
C. Cordero 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 3.27
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Maine (L, 0-1) 5.1 6 4 4 2 6 1 6.75
D. Oliver 2.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 3.65
J. Julio 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 6.75
HBP - C Floyd (by M O'Connor).
Pitches-strikes - M O'Connor 101-62; M Stanton 7-6; C Cordero 15-10; J Maine 102-63; D Oliver 27-18; J Julio 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - M O'Connor 8-7; M Stanton 2-1; C Cordero 2-1; J Maine 4-5; D Oliver 4-2; J Julio 1-2.
Batters faced - M O'Connor 26; M Stanton 3; C Cordero 4; J Maine 23; D Oliver 8; J Julio 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Ejections: NY METS' Randolph by Nelson (7th).
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 34,046.
Weather: 56 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
NEW YORK MANAGER WILLIE RANDOLPH WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JEFF NELSON IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2006 3:59 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Washington
A. Soriano A. Soriano
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Mets
P. Lo Duca P. Lo Duca
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI