Washington 10, NY Mets 1

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, September 15, 2011 1:10 PM
Location - Citi Field
Temperature - 73°
Umpires - Home Plate - Dale Scott, First Base - Jerry Meals, Second Base - CB Bucknor, Third Base - Dan Iassogna,
Attendance - 22205

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Washington 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 4 10 14 0
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 7 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 71-77 41-33 30-44 W5
NY Mets 71-79 31-44 40-35 L6

Recap

Tommy Milone threw 5 2/3 solid innings for his first major-league win, and Ian Desmond went 5-for-6 with three RBIs to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-1 win and a four-game sweep over the New York Mets on Thursday at Citi Field.

Milone was the second Nationals pitcher in as many days to earn his first win. Brad Peacock beat the Mets on Wednesday.

Washington's bullpen worked 3 1/3 more scoreless innings. Nationals relievers did not allow a run in the series.

The Nationals won the season series 10-8 and pulled a game ahead of the Mets for third place in the National League East. The Nationals have not placed higher than fourth in the division since the franchise moved to Washington.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Washington   NY Mets
Tom Milone Player Chris Schwinden
Win W/L Loss
5.2 IP 5.0
4 Strikeouts 3
3 Hits 4
1.59 ERA 1.80
Hitting
Washington   NY Mets
Ian Desmond Player Jason Bay
5 Hits 2
3 RBI 1
0 HR 0
6 TB 4
.833 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Washington 14 0 18 .359 21 5 9 5 0 0
NY Mets 7 0 10 .226 20 8 1 7 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • NY Mets will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Mets have a W/L % of .514 after a win and .436 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game at home against Miami. The Nationals have a W/L % of .486 after a win and .474 after a loss.
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