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11-10

Game Story

With a 360-foot relay in the ninth inning, the New York Mets prevented a hard-fought victory from vanishing in the wind. Lucas Duda hit a long home run and New York threw out the potential tying run at the plate to hold off the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Wednesday on a blustery night at Citi Field...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
StL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 11 1
NYM 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 X 3 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: St. Louis
Yadier MolinaDFP
doubled to right,
Matt CarpenterDFP
scored,
Allen CraigDFP
to third
STL 1 - NYM 0
Bottom 4th: NY Mets
Rubén TejadaDFP
walked,
Chris YoungDFP
scored,
Lucas DudaDFP
to third,
Travis d'ArnaudDFP
to second
STL 1 - NYM 1
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
walked,
Lucas DudaDFP
scored,
Travis d'ArnaudDFP
to third,
Rubén TejadaDFP
to second
STL 1 - NYM 2
Bottom 6th: NY Mets
Lucas DudaDFP
homered to deep right
STL 1 - NYM 3
Top 9th: St. Louis
Daniel DescalsoDFP
doubled to deep left center,
Jon JayDFP
scored,
Matt CarpenterDFP
to third,
Matt CarpenterDFP
out at home
STL 2 - NYM 3

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
5 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .296
Mark EllisDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .125
Daniel DescalsoDFP
PH
1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .136
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .253
Allen CraigDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .188
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
3 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 .367
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .151
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .178
Randy ChoateDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Matt AdamsDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .342
Eric FornataroDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Shane RobinsonDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .105
Michael WachaDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Kolten WongDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .219
Seth ManessDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jon JayDFP
CF
2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .326
Totals 37 2 11 2 0 2 5 0 20
Batting
2B - M Carpenter (1, J Niese); D Descalso (2, K Farnsworth); Y Molina 2 (6, J Niese, C Torres)
RBI - D Descalso (2), Y Molina (11)
2-out RBI - Y Molina
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, M Holliday 1, J Peralta 2, M Adams 2
Team LOB - 10
Fielding
E - J Peralta (5, throw)

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
CF
3 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 .188
Curtis GrandersonDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .125
David WrightDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .284
Daniel MurphyDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .277
Chris YoungDFP
LF
4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .200
Lucas DudaDFP
1B
3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .271
Travis d'ArnaudDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .190
Rubén TejadaDFP
SS
3 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 .193
Jonathon NieseDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 .000
Daisuke MatsuzakaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Carlos TorresDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Scott RiceDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Kyle FarnsworthDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 29 3 4 3 1 6 14 0 19
Batting
HR - L Duda (4, 6th inning off S Maness 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - K Nieuwenhuis (5), L Duda (10), R Tejada (4)
2-out RBI - K Nieuwenhuis
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Nieuwenhuis 1, C Granderson 2
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
Outfield assists - K Nieuwenhuis

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Michael WachaDFP
(L, 2-2)
4.0 3 2 2 5 10 0 1.03 2.10
Seth ManessDFP
1.2 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.88 3.38
Randy ChoateDFP
0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.67 1.50
Pat NeshekDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93 1.86
Eric FornataroDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jonathon NieseDFP
(W, 1-2)
6.2 6 1 1 2 3 0 1.13 2.45
Daisuke MatsuzakaDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.92 2.08
Carlos TorresDFP
(HLD, 3)
0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 1.38
Scott RiceDFP
(HLD, 3)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.80 7.20
Kyle FarnsworthDFP
(SV, 2)
1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.26 1.74
Pitching
BALK - S Maness
Pitches-strikes - R Choate 19-12; P Neshek 15-11; E Fornataro 17-10; M Wacha 93-54; S Maness 26-13; J Niese 95-63; D Matsuzaka 4-3; C Torres 22-16; S Rice 6-4; K Farnsworth 19-13
Ground balls-fly balls - R Choate 1-0; P Neshek 1-1; E Fornataro 0-2; M Wacha 2-1; S Maness 3-2; J Niese 9-7; D Matsuzaka 0-0; C Torres 3-1; S Rice 0-1; K Farnsworth 0-1
Batters faced - R Choate 2; P Neshek 3; E Fornataro 3; M Wacha 20; S Maness 7; J Niese 28; D Matsuzaka 1; C Torres 4; S Rice 1; K Farnsworth 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:08.
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Alan Porter. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Weather: 51 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 31 mph, In From Left.
Attendance: 21,981.