Final Score: Nationals 8, Mets 2
Player Of The Game: Chris Young- 7 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 7 SO, 106 pitches (64 strikes)
Goat Of The Game: Pedro Beato- 0.1 IP, 4 H, 5 R, BB
- Chris Young pitched really, really well. Young allowed two runs in seven innings, allowing three hits in the first inning and then settling down after that.
- Ike Davis and David Wright both hit their 15th home runs of the year.
- For the second straight night, the Mets bullpen collapsed in extra innings. Last night it was Ramon Ramirez. Tonight it was Pedro Beato. Beato was charged with five runs on four hits in just a third of an inning.
- The Mets have now lost ten of their last 11 games…