The Mets (1-0) defeated the Braves (0-1) by the score of 1 to 0 today in Citi Field.
For a full recap and boxscore, go to SNY.TV.
The Least You Should Know:
- Johan Santana tossed 84 pitches against 19 hitters and let up no runs and two hits during five innings.
- Ramon Ramirez, Jon Rauch, Francisco Rodriguez and Tim Byrdak pitched scoreless baseball in relief.
- Byrdak entered the game with one out and a runner on third. He struck out the two batters he faced to end the inning.
- In the sixth inning, Andres Torres walked on a full count. Daniel Murphy singled to right, moving Torres to third. David Wright then singled to left, scoring Torres for the game’s only run.
- Andres Torres left the game with a strained calf muscle.
W.B. Mason Post Game Extra:
The Mets are off tomorrow, but return to action Saturday against the Braves at 1:10 pm with RA Dickey taking on Jair Jurrjens.