NY Mets 5, Atlanta 0
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(66-83)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
NY Mets 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 5 13 0
WP: J. Niese (1-0)
LP: J. Reyes (3-11)
(83-64)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Mets
- D. Wright homered to deep center, R. Church scored
- F. Tatis singled to center, C. Beltran scored
Bot 2nd: NY Mets
- J. Reyes homered to deep left
Bot 7th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran homered to deep left
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .255
M. Prado 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .326
K. Johnson 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .283
O. Infante lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .303
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .220
J. Francoeur rf 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 .234
B. Lillibridge ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .183
    J. Anderson ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286
C. Sammons c 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .163
J. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
    R. Gotay ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .221
    B. Carlyle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    B. Jones ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .265
    V. Nunez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Norton ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .239
    J. Ridgway p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Dessens p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 0 8 0 2 8 16  
 Batting
2B - K Johnson (37, J Niese); J Francoeur (29, J Niese).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 2, G Norton 1, C Sammons 1, B Lillibridge 2.
GIDP - C Kotchman, J Francoeur.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Lillibridge-K Johnson-C Kotchman).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 .300
R. Church rf 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .293
D. Wright 3b 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 .296
C. Beltran cf 4 2 3 1 0 1 3 .285
C. Delgado 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .264
F. Tatis lf 4 0 3 1 0 1 0 .301
    E. Chavez lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
L. Castillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .252
R. Cancel c 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .205
J. Niese p 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .200
    D. Murphy ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .365
    L. Ayala p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 5 13 5 2 8 12  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (38, B Carlyle).
HR - D Wright (29, 1st inning off J Reyes 1 on, 1 Out), J Reyes (14, 2nd inning off J Reyes 0 on, 2 Out), C Beltran (24, 7th inning off J Ridgway 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Wright 2 (111), F Tatis (47), J Reyes (57), C Beltran (103).
2-out RBI - F Tatis, J Reyes.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Church 1, L Castillo 1, C Beltran 2.
GIDP - L Castillo.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (21, 3rd base off J Reyes/C Sammons).
 
 Fielding
PB - R Cancel.
DP - 2 (L Castillo-J Reyes-C Delgado, J Reyes-L Castillo-C Delgado).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Reyes (L, 3-11) 2.0 5 4 4 0 1 2 5.50
B. Carlyle 2.0 3 0 0 2 4 0 4.07
V. Nunez 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.81
J. Ridgway 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.72
E. Dessens 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 22.50
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Niese (W, 1-0) 8.0 6 0 0 2 7 0 4.09
L. Ayala 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 5.09
WP - B Carlyle.
Pitches-strikes - J Reyes 37-23; B Carlyle 49-29; V Nunez 22-17; J Ridgway 20-14; E Dessens 16-12; J Niese 116-75; L Ayala 14-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Reyes 2-3; B Carlyle 2-0; V Nunez 3-2; J Ridgway 1-1; E Dessens 0-2; J Niese 10-7; L Ayala 2-0.
Batters faced - J Reyes 11; B Carlyle 11; V Nunez 7; J Ridgway 4; E Dessens 5; J Niese 31; L Ayala 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Damien Beal.
Time: 2:24.
Attendance: 54,705.
Weather: 73 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK CENTER FIELDER CARLOS BELTRAN EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
ATLANTA SECOND BASEMAN KELLY JOHNSON EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 13, 2008 11:30 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
K. Johnson Kelly Johnson
2-4
 NY Mets
C. Beltran Carlos Beltran
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI