The Mets bats came back for a second straight game yesterday as the Mets were able to beat the Brewers and take the series by a score of 5-1. The game started off with a leadoff homer from Curtis Granderson and the team tacked on more runs as the day went on. Noah Syndergaard picked up his first win and really only struggled for one inning, the 6th again.
It’s Harvey Day! Matt Harvey is 5-1 over 7 games and 46.2 innings with a 2.31 ERA. He is coming off of a strong start where he tossed 7 scoreless innings allowing only 3 hits and striking out 9 but the Mets were only able to score one run, and the bullpen allowed 2 in after him. In 2013 he made one start against the Cardinals allowing 1 run over 5 hits and 7.0 innings, the Cardinals have the following numbers against Harvey:
- Carpenter 1-4, 3B
- Heyward 2-6, HR
- Holliday 0-6
- Molina 1-4
- Kozma 2-3, 2B
John Lackey gets the start for the Cards tonight. He is 2-2 on the season over 7 starts and 44.2 innings with a 3.22 ERA. He’s coming off an average start allowing 2 ER over 5.1 innings. In the Month of May he has made three starts over 19.0 innings with a 1.89 ERA. He has only made two career starts against the Mets where he has a 2.70 ERA over 13.1 innings. The Mets have the following numbers on Lackey:
- Curtis Granderson 8-34, 2B, 2 3B, HR
- Cuddyer 8-25, 2B, 4 HR
Lets Go Mets!