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

(97-65)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 13 0
Washington 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 0
WP: G. Mota (3-0)
LP: R. Ortiz (11-16)
(71-91)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Mets
- J. Franco singled to center, D. Wright scored, S. Green to third
- J. Valentin singled to right, S. Green scored, J. Franco to second
- A. Hernandez tripled to deep right center, J. Valentin and J. Franco scored
- C. Floyd doubled to deep center, A. Hernandez scored
- P. Lo Duca singled to right, C. Floyd scored
Bot 4th: Washington
- R. Church singled to left, J. Vidro scored, R. Fick to second
Bot 9th: Washington
- B. Castro singled to center, R. Church scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Floyd lf 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .244
    E. Chavez cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .306
P. Lo Duca c 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .318
    L. Milledge lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
C. Beltran cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .275
    P. Feliciano p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Bradford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Tucker ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196
    A. Heilman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Wright 3b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .311
    C. Woodward 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .216
S. Green rf 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 .277
J. Franco 1b 5 1 1 1 0 2 5 .273
J. Valentin 2b 3 1 3 1 1 0 0 .271
A. Hernandez ss 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .152
O. Perez p 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .105
    R. Ledee ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .188
    R. Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Castro c 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .238
 Totals 39 6 13 6 3 6 14  
 Batting
2B - S Green (31, R Ortiz); C Floyd (19, R Ortiz).
3B - A Hernandez (1, R Ortiz).
RBI - J Franco (26), J Valentin (62), A Hernandez 2 (3), C Floyd (44), P Lo Duca (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ledee 1, P Lo Duca 1, J Franco 3.
GIDP - A Hernandez.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Beltran (G Lombard at 1st base).
DP - 1 (C Beltran-J Franco).
 Washington
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Castro 2b 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .227
F. Lopez ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .274
    J. Rauch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Cordero p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
A. Soriano lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .277
    G. Lombard lf 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .143
R. Zimmerman 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287
    S. Rivera p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    H. Mateo 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
J. Vidro 1b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .289
    B. Harper pr-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
B. Schneider c-1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .256
R. Fick rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .266
R. Church cf 4 1 3 1 0 1 1 .276
R. Ortiz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .107
    B. Traber p 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .077
    M. Dorta ph-3b-ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .211
 Totals 35 2 9 2 2 8 19  
 Batting
2B - R Church (17, A Heilman).
RBI - R Church (35), B Castro (10).
2-out RBI - R Church, B Castro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Castro 2, A Soriano 2, C Cordero 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (F Lopez-B Castro-J Vidro).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez 4.0 5 1 1 1 4 0 6.55
R. Hernandez 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.11
P. Feliciano 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.09
C. Bradford 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.90
G. Mota (W, 3-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.00
A. Heilman 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.62
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz (L, 11-16) 1.1 7 6 6 0 0 0 5.57
B. Traber 2.2 3 0 0 2 1 0 6.44
S. Rivera 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3.43
J. Rauch 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.35
C. Cordero 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.19
WP - A Heilman.
HBP - F Lopez (by O Perez).
Pitches-strikes - O Perez 77-53; R Hernandez 14-8; P Feliciano 13-10; C Bradford 22-16; G Mota 13-7; A Heilman 20-14; R Ortiz 28-18; B Traber 42-28; S Rivera 38-26; J Rauch 16-9; C Cordero 19-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Perez 2-6; R Hernandez 0-2; P Feliciano 0-1; C Bradford 2-1; G Mota 1-2; A Heilman 1-0; R Ortiz 2-2; B Traber 4-3; S Rivera 3-3; J Rauch 0-1; C Cordero 1-2.
Batters faced - O Perez 19; R Hernandez 3; P Feliciano 4; C Bradford 4; G Mota 3; A Heilman 5; R Ortiz 11; B Traber 12; S Rivera 10; J Rauch 4; C Cordero 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 2:54. (Plus ceremonies delay totaling 13 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 29,044.
Weather: 73 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO CEREMONIES.

Updated on Monday, Oct 2, 2006 5:44 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
A. Hernandez A. Hernandez
1-4
2 RBI
 Washington
R. Church R. Church
3-4
1 RBI