Chris Capuano caught a bad case of gopheritis at Yankees stadium tonight. The lefty surrendered four home-runs to Russell Martin, Mark Teixeira, Curtis Granderson, and Alex Rodriguez. In total, Cappy pitched 5.1 innings, giving-up six hits, six earned-runs, zero walks, while striking-out five batters. The Mets offense couldn’t reciprocate, only scoring three runs off Burnett. The New York Mets are now 22-23.
METS GAME HIGHLIGHTS:
- Chris Capuano pitched 5.3 innings, giving-up six hits, six earned-runs, zero walks, and five strikeouts.
- Pedro Beato continued his scoreless streak (of course) with 1.6 blank innings.
- Justin Turner’s RBI-single put his RBI-streak at seven consecutive games.
- Jose Reyes went 3-5 with two runs-scored, a double, and his seventeenth stolen-base of 2011.