Monday, July 30, 2012
Game Notes: Game 103 - Mets at Giants
The Mets snapped their two-game losing streak with a 5-1 win at Arizona yesterday...New York is 6-17 in July after posting winning months in April (13-10), May (15-13) and June (15-13) ...The Mets are 3-13 since the All-Star break...New York is 14-19 in the first game of a series, including 6-10 on the road.
New York is 2-2 on its season-high 11-game road trip after splitting four games with the Diamondbacks...After this series, the Mets will travel to San Diego for three games...The Mets have lost eight of their last 11 road games and are 23-27 overall on the road this year ...David Wright is second in the majors with a .369 road batting average.
The Mets have scored 251 runs on the road, the second-most in the majors...Seattle is first with 258...The Mets are averaging 5.02 runs per game on the road which leads the majors.
Mets starters rank eighth in the majors with a 3.85 ERA...New York’s bullpen has not allowed a run in its last two games (6.0 innings)...The pen has allowed a run in 12 of the 16 games since the All-Star break (5.40 ERA)...Overall, New York’s bullpen has the worst ERA (5.03) in the majors...The pen has lost 21 games, the third-most in the majors and has 16 blown saves, the third-most in the majors.
New York Mets pitchers struck out 10 batters yesterday...Mets pitchers rank seventh in the majors with 804 strikeouts...New York batters have struck out 809 times, ranking 11th in the majors.
The Mets scored one, two-out run yesterday and have scored 202 two-out runs this season, the most in the majors...New York is hitting .265 with two outs, the fourth-highest average in the majors ...New York’s pitching staff allowed one, two-out run on Sunday and has surrendered 190 runs with two outs, tied for the third-most in the majors.