Author: Nathan Mize
Mets Record: 58-58
Game Ball: Josh Thole
Keys of the game:
Josh Thole singles in the 2nd inning after Mike Baxter walks. Padres lead 3-0.
Rueben Tejada singles to load the bases. Justin Turner grounds out to end the inning.
The Padres score 2 runs in the 3rd inning to make the score 5-0.
R.A Dickey hits an RBI single to make the score 5-1 Padres.
David Wright doubles in the 5th.
Nick Evans hits an RBI double to score Thole in the 6th inning. Padres lead 5-2.
Jason Pridie singles to score Evans as the Mets come closer. 5-3 Padres.
Willie Harris hits an RBI single to score Tejada. 6-4 Padres.
The Padres score 3 runs in the 9th. 9-4 Padres.
BOTTOM OF THE NINTH
Josh Thole loads the bases with a single for his 4th hit of the night in the bottom of the ninth.
Rueben Tejada is safe on a fielding error. Bay scores to make the score 9-5 with the bases loaded. 2 outs.
Willie Harris flies out to end the game.
The Mets will play a day game tomorrow.
My Thoughts: Even though the Mets got the loss tonight, they kept showing that they were not going to quit and just kept going. Josh Thole is finally hitting like he should be. R.A Dickey again got the loss. The Mets will go for the series win tomorrow, with a 12 oclock start. LETS GO METS!