Jacob deGrom wasn’t at his best, and the Mets’ bullpen gave up a late run to break a 3-3 tie, officially eliminating them from playoff contention with a 4-3 loss to the Nationals on Saturday.
Four-time All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence announced his retirement Saturday following 14 major league seasons. The 37-year-old Pence wrote on his Twitter page: ''Nothing can really prepare you for this part of your career when you have to say: I am retiring from baseball. Most recently he was a fan favorite for the San Francisco Giants, helping the club to a pair of World Series championships after being acquired from the Phillies at the 2012 trade deadline.
Condensed Game: DJ LeMahieu recorded four hits and Luke Voit hit his 22nd home run to jumpstart the Yankees' offense in an 11-4 win