Nationals Sweep Mets - Pro Sports Fandom
The Washington Nationals embarrassed the New York Mets 25-4 on Tuesday Night at Nationals Park in Washington D.C., and both teams had a game Wednesday Afternoon. The Mets had two runners on in the top of the ninth-inning with one out, but Brandon Nimmo grounded into a double-play and it gave the Nationals a 5-3 win. Washington swept the two-game set and the Nationals are 2-0 since Bryce Harper trade speculations. Speaking of Harper he hit an RBI single in the first-inning and he went 2-for-4. Anthony Rendon hit a two-run homer for the Washington Nationals in the third-inning off of Noah Syndergaard. Jose Reyes hit two solo home runs for the New York Mets. One was hit in the fifth-inning and one was hit in the eighth-inning. Washington tacked on two more runs in the eighth on a Matt Adams fielder’s choice to first base and a pinch-hit sacrifice fly by Wilmer Difo. Wilmer Flores hit a solo homer in the ninth-inning for New York off of Kelvin Herrera. Juan Soto almost caught it in left field, but the ball popped out of his glove and over the fence. Tommy Milone (1-0) was the winning pitcher for the Washington [...]