The Mets scored a season-high 12 runs on 10 hits and beat the Yankees 12-7 on Tuesday night. This is the Mets sixth straight victory over the Yankees. >> Read the boxscore and recap on SNY.tv
Need to Know: The Mets jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the top of the first inning, including a three-run home run from Curtis Granderson.
Zack Wheeler immediately gave three runs back in the bottom of the inning. Wheeler only lasted 4 1/3 innings, giving up seven earned runs. He gave up seven hits, walked six and struck out two.
Daniel Murphy hit a three-run home run of his own in the fifth inning. Murphy had three hits on the night, driving in four.
Daisuke Matsuzaka pitched 3 2/3 shutout innings, allowing just one earned run on one hit.
David Wright had three hits, including a double, and drove in two runs. Juan Lagares, Lucas Duda and Ruben Tejada all drove in runs.
Need to Know: The Mets and Yankees play again on Wednesday night, this time in Queens, at 7 p.m.