Game 162: Nationals @ Mets

October, 3, 2010
10/03/10
12:23
PM ET
The season has ended. Nats 2, Mets 1 in 14 innings. The Mets finish at 79-83.

From ESPN Stats & Information: Oliver Perez finished 0-5. The only other Met ever to finish a season 0-and-(5-or-more) was John Franco who posted an 0-8 in 1998. Perez is only the second Met ever to get a loss while giving up three-plus walks, one-plus HBP's and zero hits. Scott Schoeneweis did it in June of 2008 (although one of his walks was intentional).
5:12 p.m.: Oliver Perez hits a batter and walks three while retiring only one batter. Pat Misch enters with the Nationals leading, 2-1, and the bases still loaded in the 14th.

4:57 p.m.: Oliver Perez enters for the 14th.

4:44 p.m.: The Mets and Nationals head to the 13th tied at 1.

3:35 p.m.: Jerry Manuel pulls David Wright and Jose Reyes after they take the field for the ninth inning to get them ovations. New entrants: Mike Hessman and Joaquin Arias.

3:03 p.m.: Mike Pelfrey departs after seven innings with the score tied at 1. Pelfrey finishes with a 15-9 record and 3.66 ERA.

2:24 p.m.: Josh Thole grounds into a double play in the fifth, but Angel Pagan scores as the Mets pull even at 1 against Livan Hernandez.

2:14 p.m.: The Nationals take a 1-0 lead in the fifth on Alberto Gonzalez's RBI single.

1:59 p.m.: Ike Davis produces the Mets' first hit -- a two-out single through the right side of the infield in the fourth inning.

1:43 p.m.: Mike Pelfrey has tossed three scoreless innings. He also has a new career high for strikeouts. No. 111 is Danny Espinosa.

1:25 p.m.: Mike Pelfrey ties his career-high for strikeouts by opening the second inning with his 110th K. The victim: Adam Dunn, who fanned for the 199th time this season. Still scoreless.

1:10 p.m.: Lineups:

Nationals

Danny Espinosa, 2B
Nyjer Morgan, CF
Ian Desmond, SS
Adam Dunn, 1B
Roger Bernadina, LF
Ivan Rodriguez, C
Willie Harris, RF
Alberto Gonzalez, 3B
Livan Hernandez, RHP

Mets

Jose Reyes, SS
Jesus Feliciano, RF
David Wright, 3B
Ike Davis, 1B
Angel Pagan, CF
Lucas Duda, LF
Josh Thole, C
Ruben Tejada, 2B
Mike Pelfrey, RHP
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Bartolo Colon
WINS ERA SO IP
15 4.09 151 202
OTHER LEADERS
BAD. Murphy .289
HRL. Duda 30
RBIL. Duda 92
RD. Murphy 79
OPSL. Duda .830
ERAJ. Niese 3.40
SOZ. Wheeler 187