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Pittsburgh Pirates (22-26)


Wed. 5/24 Thu. 5/25 Fri. 5/26 Sat. 5/27 Sun. 5/28
@ Atl
W 12-5
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@ Atl
W 9-4
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NYM 8 - 1 Pit
Final
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vs. NYM
4:15 PM PT5:15 PM MT6:15 PM CT7:15 PM ET19:15 ET23:15 GMT7:15 4:15 PM MST6:15 PM EST6:45 PM VEN3:15 UAE (+1)6:15 PM CT
vs. NYM
5:08 PM PT6:08 PM MT7:08 PM CT8:08 PM ET20:08 ET0:08 GMT8:08 5:08 PM MST7:08 PM EST7:38 PM VEN4:08 UAE (+1)7:08 PM CT

Walker homers twice, deGrom pitches deep, Mets top Bucs 8-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) Neil Walker homered twice in his return to his hometown, Jacob deGrom gave New York's bullpen a needed rest and the Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Friday night.

Walker, who grew up in Pittsburgh and played seven seasons for the Pirates before being traded to New York in December 2015, finished 3 for 5 with four RBIs. He hit a two-run shot off Chad Kuhl (1-5) in the third and added a solo blast to right-center in the fifth.

DeGrom (4-1) became the first Mets starter to get an out in the eighth inning since last June, pitching 8 1/3 innings and giving up a run with 10 strikeouts and one walk. DeGrom also had two of New York's 12 hits.

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Leaders
AVG: J. Harrison.304
HR: J. Bell9
RBI: J. Bell20
SB: G. Polanco6
W: I. Nova5
ERA: I. Nova2.83
Saves: T. Watson10
K: G. Cole52
NL Central
TeamWLPctGB
Chi Cubs 2521.543-
Milwaukee 2522.5320.5
St. Louis 2321.5231
Cincinnati 2324.4892.5
Pittsburgh 2226.4584
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .236 (27)
Runs: 195 (24)
Hits: 379 (21)
Home Runs: 45 (27)
Stolen Bases: 23 (17)
OBP: .317 (20)
SLG: .378 (27)
Total Bases: 606 (26)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.14 (14)
Runs Allowed: 219 (19)
Saves: 11 (18)
Strikeouts: 344 (24)
OpBA: .267 (26)
OBP: .330 (21)
SLG: .423 (20)
Run Support: 4.12 (26)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/25 D. Ortiz Sent to Minors
5/25 G. Polanco Removed From 10-Day DL (Strained left hamstring)
5/20 J. Lindblom Placed on 10-Day DL (Left side discomfort)
5/19 J. Maríñez Acquired Off Waivers Milwaukee
5/17 D. Ortiz Called Up from Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
5/20 J. Lindblom Left side discomfort (on 10-day DL)
5/15 G. Polanco off 10-day DL
5/4 J. Taillon Groin discomfort (on 10-day DL)
4/26 D. Freese off 10-day DL
4/25 A. Bastardo Strained left quad (on 10-day DL)
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