Mets: Three takeaways from Tuesday’s loss to Miami
Apr 28, 2015; Miami, FL, USA; New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy (28) yells over to center fielder Juan Lagares (not pictured) after hitting a three run double against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports
Murphy continued to hit well
After his game-winning home run on Monday night, Daniel Murphy continued to mash the ball on Tuesday, going 3-for-4 to raise his average to .205.
Over the last week, Murphy has hit .333 with four doubles, a home run, and nine RBI.
Murphy’s early-season struggles appeared to be at least partially due to the fact that he was still recovering from a strained hamstring, as he often didn’t bust it down the first base line and looked even less rangy than usual at second base.
On Tuesday night, Murphy was going full throttle – hopefully a sign that he is fully healed.