Arizona 7, NY Mets 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(30-21)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Arizona 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 7 9 1
NY Mets 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 2
WP: M. Batista (5-2)
LP: A. Soler (0-1)
(31-20)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Arizona
- L. Gonzalez hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Counsell scored, E. Byrnes to third
- E. Byrnes scored on wild pitch
Bot 2nd: NY Mets
- A. Soler reached on bunt single to pitcher, C. Floyd to third, J. Valentin to second, C. Floyd scored, J. Valentin to third on third baseman C. Tracy's throwing error
Top 4th: Arizona
- O. Hudson tripled to deep center, J. Estrada scored
Top 5th: Arizona
- E. Byrnes homered to deep left
- C. Jackson homered to deep left, L. Gonzalez and C. Tracy scored
Bot 9th: NY Mets
- J. Valentin homered to deep right center
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Counsell ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .306
E. Byrnes cf 4 2 1 1 1 1 3 .322
C. Tracy 3b 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .299
L. Gonzalez lf 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 .279
C. Jackson 1b 4 1 1 3 1 0 2 .295
S. Green rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .333
J. Estrada c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .312
O. Hudson 2b 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .236
M. Batista p 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .120
 Totals 35 7 9 6 5 4 17  
 Batting
3B - O Hudson (3, A Soler).
HR - E Byrnes (9, 5th inning off A Soler 0 on, 0 Out), C Jackson (6, 5th inning off A Soler 2 on, 0 Out).
SF - L Gonzalez.
RBI - L Gonzalez (27), O Hudson (15), E Byrnes (21), C Jackson 3 (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Counsell 1, E Byrnes 2, C Jackson 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Counsell (6, 2nd base off A Soler/P Lo Duca).
 
 Fielding
E - C Tracy (4, throw).
DP - 1 (O Hudson-C Counsell-C Jackson).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 .254
P. Lo Duca c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .304
C. Beltran cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .277
C. Delgado 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .256
D. Wright 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .325
C. Floyd lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .235
J. Valentin 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .254
L. Milledge rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250
A. Soler p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
    D. Oliver p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
    E. Chavez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .295
 Totals 35 2 9 1 1 3 18  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (11, M Batista); C Floyd (9, M Batista); C Delgado (6, M Batista); L Milledge (1, M Batista).
HR - J Valentin (4, 9th inning off M Batista 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Soler.
RBI - J Valentin (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Valentin 1, P Lo Duca 1, D Wright 2, A Soler 1.
GIDP - J Reyes.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Reyes (20, 2nd base off M Batista/J Estrada).
 
 Fielding
E - J Valentin (1, ground ball); P Lo Duca (4, throw).
Outfield assists - C Floyd (S Green at 2nd base).
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Batista (W, 5-2) 9.0 9 2 1 1 3 1 4.12
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Soler (L, 0-1) 5.0 8 7 7 3 1 2 7.36
D. Oliver 4.0 1 0 0 2 3 0 2.60
WP - A Soler 2.
Pitches-strikes - M Batista 124-81; A Soler 95-57; D Oliver 56-32.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Batista 14-11; A Soler 6-7; D Oliver 8-1.
Batters faced - M Batista 37; A Soler 26; D Oliver 15.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Runge. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Mike Winters.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 35,448.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
ARIZONA OUTFIELDER ERIC BYRNES EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FIFTH INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 5:29 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Arizona
C. Jackson C. Jackson
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 NY Mets
J. Valentin J. Valentin
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI