clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Mets 6, Padres 1: That's More Like It

New, comments
A, B, C, D, E, F, Gee.
A, B, C, D, E, F, Gee.

The Padres scored a run in the top of the first, but that was all they would muster against Dillon Gee through seven innings and the Mets' bullpen for another two. Gee notched 9 strikeouts in 7 innings of work, and even against a weak lineup like San Diego's, it's great to see Gee looking much better than he did last year.

At the plate, Lucas Duda hit a solo home run, his first bomb in a long time, to tie things up early. The Mets went on to score two in the third and three in the fifth to build a big lead.

We knew it was over when...

Ike Davis singled in two runs in the fifth inning to plate the Mets' fifth and sixth runs of the game.

What else?

David Wright went 0-for-3 with a walk, dropping his batting average to .397 and on-base percentage to .495. Traid.

Game Thread Roll Call

Nice job by CTRefJay; his effort in the game thread embiggens us all.

Num Name # of Posts
1 CTRefJay 107
2 MetsFan4Decades 81
3 fxcarden 64
4 Russ 46
5 aparkermarshall 45
6 Joveoak 39
7 Hoyadestroya85 34
8 BlueChill 34
9 CervezaVerde 27
10 Syler 20