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Game Story

Zack Wheeler learned a couple things Sunday. Both lessons helped the 24-year-old rising star breeze into the seventh inning, Anthony Recker hit a three-run homer in a five-run first and the New York Mets beat the Texas Rangers 8-4 for a series win. ''It's a big thing for me because not always I...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 4 10 0
NYM 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 X 8 7 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: NY Mets
Lucas DudaDFP
doubled to left,
Curtis GrandersonDFP
scored
TEX 0 - NYM 1
Juan LagaresDFP
singled to shallow center,
Lucas DudaDFP
scored,
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
to third
TEX 0 - NYM 2
Anthony ReckerDFP
homered to left,
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
and
Juan LagaresDFP
scored
TEX 0 - NYM 5
Top 4th: Texas
Robinson ChirinosDFP
homered to left
TEX 1 - NYM 5
Bottom 6th: NY Mets
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
homered to deep right center
TEX 1 - NYM 6
Bottom 7th: NY Mets
Daniel MurphyDFP
doubled to center,
Curtis GrandersonDFP
scored
TEX 1 - NYM 7
Top 8th: Texas
Álex RíosDFP
homered to deep left
TEX 2 - NYM 7
Leonys MartínDFP
homered to deep right,
Adrián BéltreDFP
scored
TEX 4 - NYM 7
Bottom 8th: NY Mets
Rubén TejadaDFP
singled to shallow center,
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
scored
TEX 4 - NYM 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Shin-soo ChooDFP
LF
5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .249
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .268
Álex RíosDFP
RF
5 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 3 .304
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .272
Robinson ChirinosDFP
C
4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 .251
Carlos PeñaDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .128
Aaron PoredaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Neftali FelizDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rougned OdorDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .262
Nick TepeschDFP
P
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Michael ChoiceDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177
Jason FrasorDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Chris GiménezDFP
PH-1B
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .289
Totals 37 4 10 4 3 2 8 0 16
Batting
2B - S Choo (14, Z Wheeler); C Pena (2, Z Wheeler); R Odor (4, J Familia)
HR - A Rios (4, 8th inning off G Germen 0 on, 0 Out), L Martin (4, 8th inning off G Germen 1 on, 0 Out), R Chirinos (9, 4th inning off Z Wheeler 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - A Rios (38), L Martin 2 (25), R Chirinos (27)
2-out RBI - R Chirinos
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, A Beltre 1, C Gimenez 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - 1 (R Chirinos-E Andrus)

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Curtis GrandersonDFP
RF
2 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .234
Daniel MurphyDFP
2B
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .294
David WrightDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .274
Lucas DudaDFP
1B
3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .252
Kirk NieuwenhuisDFP
LF
2 3 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 .314
Juan LagaresDFP
CF
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .287
Anthony ReckerDFP
C
4 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 .211
Rubén TejadaDFP
SS
3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .240
Zack WheelerDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .037
Dana EvelandDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Vic BlackDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Eric Young Jr.DFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
González GermenDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jeurys FamiliaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Bobby AbreuDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275
Jenrry MejíaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 29 8 7 8 2 6 4 2 9
Batting
2B - D Murphy (20, J Frasor); L Duda (18, N Tepesch); R Tejada (8, N Tepesch)
HR - K Nieuwenhuis (2, 6th inning off N Tepesch 0 on, 0 Out), A Recker (3, 1st inning off N Tepesch 2 on, 2 Out)
S - Z Wheeler
RBI - D Murphy (35), L Duda (44), K Nieuwenhuis (8), J Lagares (19), A Recker 3 (13), R Tejada (18)
2-out RBI - L Duda, J Lagares, A Recker 3, R Tejada
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Granderson 1
Team LOB - 4
Running
SB - K Nieuwenhuis (1, 2nd base off N Feliz/R Chirinos), J Lagares (2, 2nd base off N Tepesch/R Chirinos)
CS - L Duda (2, 2nd base by N Tepesch/R Chirinos)

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Nick TepeschDFP
(L, 3-4)
6.0 5 6 6 4 4 2 1.37 4.29
Jason FrasorDFP
1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.34 2.86
Aaron PoredaDFP
0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1.45 4.05
Neftali FelizDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 0.00

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Zack WheelerDFP
(W, 4-8)
6.1 6 1 1 2 4 1 1.38 4.07
Dana EvelandDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.69 1.38
Vic BlackDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.33 1.50
González GermenDFP
0.1 3 3 3 0 1 2 1.41 4.78
Jeurys FamiliaDFP
(HLD, 7)
0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.24 2.18
Jenrry MejíaDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.44 3.98
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - A Poreda 8-4; N Feliz 14-9; N Tepesch 91-52; J Frasor 21-13; Z Wheeler 111-67; D Eveland 5-3; V Black 2-1; G Germen 15-9; J Familia 12-7; J Mejia 14-9
Ground balls-fly balls - A Poreda 0-0; N Feliz 1-2; N Tepesch 2-10; J Frasor 2-0; Z Wheeler 10-6; D Eveland 0-0; V Black 0-0; G Germen 0-1; J Familia 1-0; J Mejia 1-1
Batters faced - A Poreda 1; N Feliz 4; N Tepesch 26; J Frasor 5; Z Wheeler 27; D Eveland 1; V Black 1; G Germen 4; J Familia 3; J Mejia 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:21.
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--D.J. Reyburn. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 85 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 15 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 25,213.