Saturday, September 18, 2010
Game # 149: Braves @ Mets
By Ian Begley
6:35 p.m.: The Mets announced that Hernandez broke his right foot. He is being evaluated at the Hospital for Special Surgery.
6:26 p.m.: Gonzalez nearly makes it back-to-back homers for the Braves with a shot off the top of the center field wall. He settles for a stand-up double. Hisanori Takahashi is on for Parnell.
6:23 p.m.: Bobby Parnell relieves Pedro Feliciano and gives up a long home run to right to Nate McClouth. Mets 4, Braves 2
6:13 p.m.: Jonny Venters in for Hudson in the eighth. Braves 3, Mets 2
6:09 p.m.: Pedro Feliciano, replacing Dillon Gee, sets down the Braves in order in the eighth. Reyes, Pagan, Beltran due up in the bottom of the eighth. Braves 3, Mets 2
5:32 p.m.: Joaquin Arias enters the game in the top of the sixth for Hernandez, who presumably left with a foot injury. Braves 3, Mets 2
5:26 p.m.: Hernandez drills a ball into the right field seats off of Hudson but has to hobble around the bases to get through his home run trot. Braves 3, Mets 2
5:24 p.m.: Hernandez fouls a ball off of his instep and drops to the dirt in pain. He's being looked at by Jerry Manuel and a team trainer.
5:09 p.m.: Gonzalez hits a double off the wall in left to score both runners but he gets caught at third trying to stretch it into a triple. Braves 3, Mets 1
5:06 p.m.: With runners at first and third and none out, Angel Pagan makes a running catch at the foul line on Nate McLouth's popup to right and throws a bullet to Thole to keep Brian McCann at third. Mets 1, Braves 1
5:00 p.m.: Great play by Alex Gonzalez on a sharp David Wright grounder up the middle. Gonzalez dove to his left to get the ball, rolled over and threw to first to get Wright. Mets 1, Braves 1
4:55 p.m.: Jose Reyes hits a rocket into the right field setas on a 2-1 breaking ball from Tim Hudson. Mets 1, Braves 1
4:43 p.m.: Hernandez and Dillon Gee strike out to end the bottom of the second. Braves 1, Mets 0
4:37 p.m.: Josh Thole follows a Lucas Duda double with a single to left. First and third with one out for Luis Hernandez.
4:28 p.m.: Nate McLouth hits a ball off the top of the wall in right field to score Derrek Lee. Braves 1, Mets 0
4:20 p.m.: Angel Pagan reaches on a bunt single with one out in the first. He then steals steals second, his 35th swipe of the season.
3:55 p.m.: Lineups