Author: Nathan Mize
The Mets lose to the Giants 3-1 Saturday night due to good pitching by the Giants and failed opportunities by the Mets.
Mets Record: 46-44
Game Ball: Daniel Murphy, 1st inning RBI
Keys of the game:
Carlos Beltran doubles in the first inning, making that his 28th of the season.
Daniel Murphy doubles to score Beltran, the Mets lead 1-0.
The Giants score 2 runs in the bottom of the first, 2-1 Giants.
Justin Turner hits a double to right in the 5th inning.
In the top of the sixth, Josh Thole doubles to right field.
The Giants score one run in the 7th inning, 3-1 Giants.
Nick Evans grounds out, 1 out.
Ronny Paulino strikes out, 2 out.
Rueben Tejada walks on a full count. Runner on first.
Scott Harriston strikes out to end the game.
The Mets will play the rubber game of the series tomorrow in S.F.
Notes: What a roller coaster week its been for the Mets. Win,loss,win,loss. Failed opportunities by the Mets like double plays need to be turned. Once Reyes, Wright and Davis come back this may be different. The Mets will play tomorrow to see who wins the series.