NY Mets 2, San Francisco 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(51-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 1
San Francisco 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 1
WP: J. Niese (8-5) S: B. Parnell (4)
LP: M. Cain (10-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Mets
- R. Tejada homered to deep left
Top 2nd: NY Mets
- J. Valdespin grounded into fielder's choice, J. Thole scored, J. Niese out at third, R. Tejada to second
Bot 6th: San Francisco
- B. Posey homered to deep left
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Tejada ss 4 1 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .319
J. Valdespin cf-lf 5 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .265
D. Wright 3b 4 0 3 0 0 1 1 1 2 .333
I. Davis 1b 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 .209
D. Murphy 2b 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 3 .297
J. Bay lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 7 .157
    B. Parnell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Baxter rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 .310
J. Thole c 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .268
J. Niese p 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206
    J. Turner ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .289
    T. Byrdak p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Rauch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Torres cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
 Totals 32 2 9 2 1 9 6 4 26  
 Batting
2B - D Wright (32, M Cain); I Davis (17, B Penny).
HR - R Tejada (1, 1st inning off M Cain 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Tejada (17), J Valdespin (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Tejada 2, J Valdespin 1, D Wright 1, J Bay 1.
GIDP - I Davis, J Thole.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - D Wright (12, 2nd base off M Cain/B Posey), D Murphy (7, 2nd base off C Hensley/B Posey), J Bay (4, 3rd base off C Hensley/B Posey), M Baxter (3, 2nd base off C Hensley/B Posey).
CS - I Davis (2, 3rd base by M Cain/B Posey), D Murphy (2, 2nd base by M Cain/B Posey).
 
 Fielding
E - D Wright (10, throw).
DP - 1 (R Tejada-D Murphy-I Davis).
 San Francisco
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .240
R. Theriot 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .267
M. Cabrera lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .348
B. Posey c 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .318
H. Pence rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .269
M. Scutaro 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
B. Pill 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .205
J. Arias ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
M. Cain p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    J. Christian ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .158
    G. Kontos p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Pagan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .274
    C. Hensley p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Penny p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 1 3 1 1 2 6 1 9  
 Batting
HR - B Posey (14, 6th inning off J Niese 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Posey (62).
2-out RBI - B Posey.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Blanco 1, H Pence 1.
GIDP - B Pill.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - G Blanco (19, 2nd base off J Niese/J Thole).
 
 Fielding
E - R Theriot (8, field).
DP - 4 (B Posey-M Scutaro, J Arias-R Theriot-B Pill, B Pill-B Posey-R Theriot, B Penny-B Pill).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Niese (W, 8-5) 7.0 3 1 1 2 5 1 1.17 3.72  
T. Byrdak (H, 17) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 4.40  
J. Rauch (H, 12) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 3.52  
B. Parnell (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.30 3.07  
 San Francisco
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Cain (L, 10-4) 5.0 7 2 2 3 5 1 1.00 2.82  
G. Kontos 1.1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1.11 2.08  
J. Lopez 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.57 3.13  
C. Hensley 0.2 0 0 0 3 0 0 1.42 3.08  
B. Penny 1.1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.40 4.60  
WP - J Niese, M Cain.
IBB - D Murphy (by B Penny).
HBP - M Baxter (by C Hensley).
Pitches-strikes - B Parnell 13-7; J Niese 105-67; T Byrdak 5-3; J Rauch 8-5; M Cain 97-55; G Kontos 34-20; J Lopez 3-2; C Hensley 26-9; B Penny 15-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Parnell 2-0; J Niese 13-4; T Byrdak 0-1; J Rauch 1-1; M Cain 7-3; G Kontos 4-0; J Lopez 1-0; C Hensley 1-0; B Penny 4-0.
Batters faced - B Parnell 3; J Niese 27; T Byrdak 1; J Rauch 2; M Cain 23; G Kontos 7; J Lopez 1; C Hensley 5; B Penny 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--CB Bucknor. 3B--Bill Miller.
Weather: 61 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 2, 2012 3:23 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
R. Tejada Ruben Tejada
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 San Francisco
B. Posey Buster Posey
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI