Mets Game Recap: Mets 7 Astros 4
May 15, 2011
Final Score: Mets 7 – Astros 4
Box Score: Click here for the complete box score
Mets Record: 19-21
Key Moment In The Game: The key moment was the top of the 6th inning when Justin Turner hit a three run home run to give the Mets a 7-2 lead at the time. That proved to be all the offense the Mets needed to win the rubber game of this series.
Game Ball: Justin Turner: 2-4 | 5 RBI | 2 Runs | 1 HR. Turner’s home run was the first of his MLB career.
Chris Capuano: 5 IP | 6 H | 2 ER | 6 SO
Mets finished their road trip 4-2 and have won three series in a row.
Francisco Rodriguez picked up his 12th save of the season.
Jason Pridie stole home on a double steal with Jose Reyes.
Up Next: The New York Mets return home to play the Florida Marlins: Monday, May 16, 2011 at 7:10pm
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