Starting from June 15-17 the Mets hosted the Cincinnati Reds for a 3 game set. However after sweeping the Rays in which they scored 29 runs total in the series the Mets just scored 5 runs total in the series. Here is the series recap.

Game 1Edit

The Mets lost to a score of 3-7. Beside losing the game the Mets yet again lost Jason Bay to injury as he suffered a concussion trying to catch a ball in the second inning. The hit would later be an inside the park homerun for Reds outfielder Jay Bruce. Here are the notes of the game.


  • Dillon Gee started as he pitched 6 innings as he gave up 4 runs (3 earned) on 5 hits and one walk. He struck out 4 batters.
  • Scott Hairston hit a 2 run homerun in the 7th inning. It was his second against a right handed pitcher this season.

Game 2Edit

The Mets lost to a score of 1-4. Reds outfielder Jay Bruce yet again hit a homerun as he hit a 3 run homerun to start off the game in the first inning. Here are the notes of the game.


  • Jon Niese started as gave up 4 runs in 7 innings as he got his third loss of the season.
  • David Wright drove in the only run as he got a double in the first.
  • The Mets had numerous opportunities to score runs and get back into this game but were ineffective with runners in scoring position, going 2-for-12 in such situations and leaving seven runners on-base.
  • The Mets left runners in scoring position in four different innings.
  • The Mets have lost three out of four games against the Reds so far this season, all of which have been played at Citi Field.

Game 3Edit

The Mets lost to a score of 1-3. Their only run came on a bases loaded walk in the second and everything else was the Reds. Here are the notes of the game.


  • Chris Young started for the Mets as he got his first loss since 2009. He is now 1-1 on the year. He threw 7 innings and gave up 3 runs (2 earned) on 9 hits, 2 walks and struck out 2 batters.
  • Ike Davis extended is hitting streak to eight games.
  • Josh Thole was the lone Mets to notch multiple hits. He was 2-for-4.
  • The Reds mounted a rally with two outs and nobody on in the fifth to score all three of their runs.
  • The Mets’ only run came when Young drew a two out, bases loaded walk in the second.
  • The Reds became the first opponent to sweep the Mets at Citi Field this season.

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