THE SOPHISTICATED METROPOLITANS POWER THEIR WAY OVER THE GO GO LIZZIES TO TASTE THE CHAMPAGNE OF SWEET VICTORY AT CHRISTIE PITS
Game Post composed with files from Kevin Hewitt and Ted Sharp.
Beneath a ceiling of composed summer skies, the Mets defeated the Lizzies 11-8 in 3 ½ innings of Mosquito Division play this evening at Christie Pits Diamond 2.
Here are the highlights:
Matthew (8) of the Mets stroked a clutch 2 RBI double in the second.
Another big hit by the Amazin’ Mets was delivered by Thor (14) finishing off the second inning.
A RBI double by Leandro (15) in the third topped off the scoring as the last RBI of the game.
Mets closer Zenon (10) was in fine form tonight as he shut down the Lizzies in 1-2-3 fashion to finish the game.
- Nathan (1) had a bravura performance at the plate for the Lizzies as he went 3 for 3 with a double. Nathan also threw two Mets baserunners out at third.
- Riley (11) chipped in with a two run triple off the fence in deep left centre.