Result: The Mets fell 5-2 to the Brewers on Saturday night at Miller Park.
Need to Know: Mets starter Jon Niese was undone by a three-run fifth inning, in which the Brewers registered four hits. Curtis Granderson scored on a third-inning RBI single by Lucas Duda, then Granderson’s homer gave the Mets a 2-0 lead. Mark Reynolds homered for Milwaukee.
Game Ball: Granderson. The Mets outfielder had two hits, scored two runs, and his homer put the Mets on top 2-0.
What’s Next: The Mets will close their 10-game road trip on Sunday, sending Jacob deGrom (4-5, 3.01) to the hill against Brewers starter Jimmy Nelson (1-1, 5.05) at 2:10 p.m.