The Mets blew a one-run lead in the bottom of the ninth and lost again to the Rockies, 11-10, in Colorado late Saturday night >> Read a full boxscore and AP recap at SNY.TV.
In the top of the ninth, Juan Lagares hit an RBI single to give the Mets a one-run. However, moments later, Charlie Culberson hit a walk-off two-run home run against Kyle Farnsworth to end the game.
Jenrry Mejia started the game throwing four scoreless innings; but he blew a six-run lead in the fifth inning, getting tagged for eight runs. He suffered a similar fate in his last start.
Chris Young and Curtis Granderson had RBI singles to tie the game in the sixth inning. Young also tied the game with an RBI single in the eighth.
Daisuke Matsuzaka was interrupted by a visit from the team’s trainer. He stayed in the game and allowed one run in 2.2 innings, pitching in relief of Mejia.
The Mets are 8-29 in Coors Field since 2007.
The Mets will try to avoid being swept by the Rockies on Sunday at 4:10 pm in Colorado, as Dillon Gee (2-1, 2.88 ERA) faces RHP Jhoulys Chacin.