Mike Jacobs and David Wright each homered twice and joined Jose Reyes as Mets who fell just a hit short of the cycle as the offense put together another gigantic night in Phoenix. Lost amid the hitting clinic was yet another strong outing from Jae Seo, who improved to 4-0 since his recall.
The Diamondbacks' pitching and hitting woes continued on Wednesday, when they dropped their third straight to the Mets, their ninth loss in 11 games. Arizona has now been outscored 36-6 in the series. Shawn Green provided one of the Diamondbacks' lone highlights, blasting his 300th career homer in the eighth inning.
a-Lined out for Aquino in the 5th. b-Struck out for Worrell in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Stinnett (2, Seo). HR: Green, S (19, 8th inning off Heilman, 1 on, 2 out). TB: Gonzalez, L 2; Green, S 4; Tracy; Cintron; Jackson 2; Stinnett 2. RBI: Jackson (5), Stinnett (9), Green, S 2 (65). 2-out RBI: Jackson; Stinnett; Green, S 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: McCracken; Terrero. GIDP: Green, S. Team LOB: 4.
FIELDING Outfield assists: Tracy (Castro at home). DP: (Counsell-Jackson-Clayton-Ortiz).