Result: The Mets (34-41) won the finale of their four-game series with an 11-5 win over the Marlins at Marlins Park on Sunday afternoon.
Need to know: The Mets pounded out 17 hits in a rout of the Marlins. Curtis Granderson and Lucas Duda each had three hits while Daniel Murphy had two hits and three RBIs including a home run to pace the offense. Jon Niese continued his strong season with six innings and striking out four. Niese improved to 4-4 on the season with a 2.78 ERA. The Mets led 7-0 after four innings of play.
Game ball: Daniel Murphy, who had two hits and flashed some power with a home run and three RBIs out of the 2-hole.
What’s next: The Mets have an off day on Monday and will host the A’s in an interleague starting starting on Tuesday night.