Result: The Mets (43-50) continued their hot streak right before the All-Star break with a come-from-behind 5-4 win over the Marlins (44-48) on Saturday afternoon at Citi Field.
Need to know: Eric Campbell’s pinch-hit single in the bottom of the eighth inning scored Travis d’Aranud as the Mets rallied to beat the Marlins. The Mets’ bullpen pitched three scoreless innings with Jenrry Mejia getting his 10th save. The Mets rallied from 2-0 and 4-2 deficits as they won their sixth game in seven tries entering the All-Star break. Trailing 4-2 in the seventh, Chris Young hit a pinch-hit two-run homer to tie the score. D’Arnaud had two hits for the Mets including a double in the ninth and scored two runs. Daisuke Matsuzaka didn’t get the win, but he struck out 10 in six innings of work. Vic Black pick up the win with one inning of work.
Game ball: Chris Young gets it for a clutch pinch hit home run in the seventh inning.
Links: Recap | Box score
What’s next: The Mets close out the first half looking for a sweep as it hosts Miami at 1:10 p.m. at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom pitches for the Mets on Sunday.