The Mets (10-9) picked up their third shutout win of the season on Monday as they defeated the Cardinals (11-9) by a score of 2-0 at Citi Field. >> Read the full AP recap and box score at SNY.tv.
Need to Know: Jenrry Mejia earned his third win of the season after he gave up four hits with three walks and seven strikeouts over 6 2/3 scoreless innings against St. Louis.
David Wright extended his hitting streak to 12 games after an RBI single in the third inning.
Curtis Granderson is hitless in his last 19 at-bats with seven strikeouts. Three of those Ks came during Monday’s game.
The Mets put their second run on the board after a line-drive single to center by Travis d’Arnaud brought in Daniel Murphy.
Kyle Farnsworth earned his first save with the Mets after he was named the team’s closer on Sunday.
What’s Next: The Mets will continue their four-game series with the Cardinals Tuesday evening when Dillon Gee (1-0, 3.71 ERA) takes the mound against Adam Wainwright (3-1, 1.80 ERA) at 7:10 pm ET.