NY Mets 5, Florida 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(75-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 9 1
Florida 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 8 1
WP: J. Smith (2-3) S: L. Ayala (3)
LP: K. Gregg (6-8)
(68-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Mets
- C. Beltran hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Reyes scored, L. Castillo to third
Bot 2nd: Florida
- J. Willingham homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Florida
- J. Cantu hit sacrifice fly to deep right, C. Volstad scored
Top 9th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran homered to deep right, C. Delgado, L. Castillo and D. Wright scored
Bot 9th: Florida
- M. Jacobs singled to center, J. Hermida scored, H. Ramirez to third
- J. Cantu doubled to deep left, H. Ramirez scored, A. Amezaga to third
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .306
L. Castillo 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .260
D. Wright 3b 5 1 2 0 0 2 5 .292
C. Delgado 1b 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .262
C. Beltran cf 4 1 2 5 0 0 1 .275
R. Church rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .303
    F. Tatis ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
D. Murphy lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .323
B. Schneider c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .255
    N. Evans ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
    E. Chavez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .269
    J. Smith p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Ayala p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
O. Perez p 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .111
    D. Easley ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .270
    B. Stokes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667
    R. Cancel c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
 Totals 36 5 9 5 4 7 16  
 Batting
HR - C Beltran (20, 9th inning off K Gregg 3 on, 2 Out).
SF - C Beltran.
RBI - C Beltran 5 (91).
2-out RBI - C Beltran 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Chavez 1, R Church 2, D Wright 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Reyes (44, 2nd base off C Volstad/P Lo Duca), L Castillo (14, 2nd base off C Volstad/P Lo Duca).
 
 Fielding
E - J Reyes (15, ground ball).
DP - 2 (C Delgado, L Castillo-C Delgado).
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
H. Ramirez ss 3 1 2 0 2 0 0 .297
P. Lo Duca c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .236
    A. Rhodes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lindstrom p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Gregg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Jacobs ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .238
    A. Amezaga pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
J. Cantu 1b 4 0 2 2 0 0 2 .277
W. Helms 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .240
J. Willingham lf 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 .260
C. Ross cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .259
D. Uggla 2b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .260
J. Hermida rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .253
C. Volstad p 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .062
    J. Nelson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Gonzalez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
    M. Treanor c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
    J. Baker ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
 Totals 33 4 8 4 6 6 16  
 Batting
2B - J Cantu (33, L Ayala).
3B - C Ross (5, O Perez).
HR - J Willingham (10, 2nd inning off O Perez 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Cantu.
RBI - J Willingham (38), J Cantu 2 (72), M Jacobs (74).
2-out RBI - M Jacobs, J Cantu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Helms 3, J Hermida 1.
GIDP - W Helms.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - J Cantu (19, ground ball).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez 6.0 3 2 1 5 4 1 3.90
B. Stokes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
J. Smith (W, 2-3) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.93
L. Ayala (S, 3) 1.0 4 2 2 0 1 0 5.57
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Volstad 6.1 5 1 1 3 5 0 3.20
J. Nelson (H, 8) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.86
A. Rhodes (H, 7) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Lindstrom (H, 14) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.50
K. Gregg (L, 6-8; BS, 9) 1.0 3 4 4 0 0 1 3.79
WP - O Perez.
IBB - D Uggla (by O Perez).
HBP - C Delgado (by K Gregg).
Pitches-strikes - O Perez 113-64; B Stokes 13-9; J Smith 16-8; L Ayala 32-21; C Volstad 104-65; J Nelson 14-7; A Rhodes 12-8; M Lindstrom 5-4; K Gregg 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Perez 6-7; B Stokes 1-2; J Smith 2-0; L Ayala 2-0; C Volstad 8-6; J Nelson 1-0; A Rhodes 0-1; M Lindstrom 1-0; K Gregg 1-2.
Batters faced - O Perez 26; B Stokes 3; J Smith 4; L Ayala 7; C Volstad 27; J Nelson 3; A Rhodes 4; M Lindstrom 1; K Gregg 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Scott Barry.
Time: 3:09.
Attendance: 20,043.
Weather: 87 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, in from center.

Updated on Friday, Aug 29, 2008 10:26 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
C. Beltran Carlos Beltran
2-4, 1 HR
5 RBI
 Florida
J. Cantu Jorge Cantu
2-4
2 RBI