MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
NEW YORK METS AT WASHINGTON NATIONALS
09/28/2022
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
NEW YORK METS AT WASHINGTON NATIONALS
GAME ID: 2939 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH , 2022 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York Mets (73-85) 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 10 0
Washington Nationals (88-70) 1 0 1 4 0 0 1 0 X 7 13 1
7-4 Win Gets Washington to 88-70
The Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets by a score of 7-4. Washington third baseman Manny Machado deserved the lion's share of the credit. Machado went 3-4 with a double and 2 singles. He drove in 2 runs and scored once for the Nationals. Joey Gatto, the winning pitcher, is now 13-9. He went 6 innings, allowing 4 runs on 8 hits, while fanning 3 and walking 0. Kyle Crockett got the save, his 29th in 34 chances.

Todd McDonald, the Washington left fielder, contributed a run-scoring single in the bottom of the fourth inning to make the score 5-4, Nationals. For the game, McDonald went 2-5 with 2 singles.

"We'll put this win in our pocket and go after the next one," said Machado.

Washington now has a record of 88-70 with the win.
NEW YORK BATTING LINESCORE WASHINGTON BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
K. Hernandez SS 5 1 3 0 0 1 0 .271 7 45
J. De Leon CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .229 6 29
   a-G. Bernard PH, CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272 16 70
Y. Puig RF 4 1 2 1 0 1 3 .276 11 57
R. Aragón DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .000 0 0
J. Hayes LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 3 .273 19 71
F. Perez 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .197 2 9
B. Simmons 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .272 0 35
P. Vitzhum 1B 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .667 0 0
   b-R. Shoulders PH, 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .186 6 23
E. Escobar C 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .221 2 23
Totals 35 4 10 4 0 7 19      
a - G. Bernard pinch hit for J. De Leon in the 7th
b - R. Shoulders pinch hit for P. Vitzhum in the 8th

BATTING
Doubles: K. Hernandez (31, 7th Inning off A. Heredia, 0 on, 0 outs) , J. Hayes (27, 8th Inning off A. Vanegas, 0 on, 0 outs)
Triples: P. Vitzhum (1, 4th Inning off J. Gatto, 0 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: J. Hayes (19, 3rd Inning off J. Gatto, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: K. Hernandez 4 , J. De Leon , Y. Puig 2 , J. Hayes 6 , P. Vitzhum 4
2-out RBI: J. Hayes
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: R. Aragón , J. Hayes , F. Perez , R. Shoulders
Sac Bunt: J. De Leon
Sac Fly: E. Escobar
Hit by Pitch: F. Perez
Team LOB: 7

BASERUNNING
SB: R. Aragón (1)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Hernandez-Simmons-Vitzhum)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
T. McDonald LF 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 .280 9 52
   a-A. Seymour LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206 0 3
M. Machado 3B 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 .306 20 92
M. Sano 1B 4 1 2 2 0 1 3 .237 31 101
B. Harper RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .341 36 117
S. Jones DH 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 .274 12 32
J. Iglesias SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .342 2 32
J. Schoop 2B 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .274 5 26
C. Bethancourt C 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .310 1 6
M. Margot CF 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .265 2 14
Totals 36 7 13 7 1 6 13      
a - A. Seymour substituted for T. McDonald in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: M. Margot (8, 3rd Inning off E. Castillo, 0 on, 1 out) , M. Machado (37, 3rd Inning off E. Castillo, 1 on, 2 outs) , M. Sano (29, 7th Inning off R. Cancio, 1 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: M. Sano (31, 1st Inning off E. Castillo, 0 on, 2 outs) , S. Jones (12, 4th Inning off E. Castillo, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: T. McDonald 2 , M. Machado 4 , M. Sano 6 , B. Harper , S. Jones 4 , J. Schoop , C. Bethancourt , M. Margot 3
2-out RBI: T. McDonald , M. Machado 2 , M. Sano
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , M. Sano 2 , J. Schoop
GIDP: M. Machado
Team LOB: 6

FIELDING
Errors: M. Margot (1)
NEW YORK PITCHING LINESCORE WASHINGTON PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
E. Castillo L (0-3) 3.2 9 6 6 0 2 2 62 5.91   
J. Medina 2.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 30 3.63   
R. Cancio 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 18 3.46   
J. Hernández 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2.45   
PITCHING
Game Score: E. Castillo 19
Batters Faced: E. Castillo 19, J. Medina 9, R. Cancio 6, J. Hernández 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: E. Castillo 3-5, J. Medina 1-4, R. Cancio 1-0, J. Hernández 0-3
Pitches - Strikes: E. Castillo 62-38, J. Medina 30-19, R. Cancio 18-11, J. Hernández 4-4
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Medina 2-1
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
J. Gatto W (13-9) 6.0 8 4 4 0 3 1 91 4.03   
A. Heredia H (18) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 20 3.21   
A. Vanegas H (2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 12 3.68   
K. Crockett SV (29) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 3.07   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Gatto 43
Batters Faced: J. Gatto 27, A. Heredia 4, A. Vanegas 4, K. Crockett 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Gatto 7-8, A. Heredia 0-1, A. Vanegas 2-0, K. Crockett 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: J. Gatto 91-61, A. Heredia 20-14, A. Vanegas 12-10, K. Crockett 9-5
Hit Batsmen: J. Gatto
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Manny Machado
Ballpark: Nationals Park
Weather: Rain (61 degrees), wind blowing right to left at 10 mph
Start Time: 7:05 PM ET
Time: 2:59
Attendance: 40953
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