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Perez, offense shine
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Mets 13, Marlins 0
Ryan Church (right) is congratulated on his two-run homer in the second. (Doug Benc/Getty)
Oliver Perez cruised in his season debut, striking out eight over six scoreless innings. The Mets erupted in support of Perez, getting home runs from Ryan Church in a three-run second and David Wright in a five-run sixth.
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Series at a glance:
NYM
NY Mets (2-1)
Won 1
NY Mets 13, Florida 0   FLA
Florida (1-2)
Lost 1
April 2, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Mets
0 3 1 0 1 5 1 0 2   13 17 1
Florida
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 6 0
Standings thru 4/2/08  |  Recap: NYM | FLA  |  Gameday  |  Mets stats  |  Marlins stats
NY Mets AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Reyes, SS 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 .333
  Easley, SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Castillo, L, 2B 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .333
Wright, D, 3B 5 2 3 3 0 0 1 .462
Beltran, CF 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 .417
  Chavez, En, CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Delgado, 1B 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 .250
  Wagner, B, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pagan, LF 4 2 2 1 1 1 2 .400
Church, RF 5 2 3 3 0 0 2 .385
Schneider, C 2 1 1 2 2 1 0 .400
Perez, O, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
  a-Clark, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
  Figueroa, N, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Feliciano, P, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Anderson, PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
Totals 39 13 17 13 4 6 12  

a-Grounded into a double play for Perez, O in the 7th. b-Flied out for Feliciano, P in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Beltran 3 (5, Miller, A, Miller, A, Lindstrom), Pagan (2, Miller, A), Wright, D (3, Miller, A), Reyes (1, Gardner).
HR: Church (1, 2nd inning off Miller, A, 1 on, 1 out), Wright, D (1, 6th inning off Gardner, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Wright, D 7; Church 6; Reyes 2; Delgado 2; Castillo, L 2; Beltran 6; Schneider; Pagan 3.
RBI: Delgado (1), Church 3 (4), Pagan (4), Beltran (1), Reyes 2 (4), Wright, D 3 (6), Schneider 2 (3).
2-out RBI: Pagan.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castillo, L; Church; Pagan.
SAC: Perez, O.
SF: Schneider.
GIDP: Wright, D, Clark.
Team RISP: 8-for-13.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Castillo, L (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Church (Ramirez, H at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Perez, O-Castillo, L-Delgado, Castillo, L-Easley-Delgado).

 
Florida AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ramirez, H, SS 3 0 2 0 0 1 2 .375
  Miller, Ju, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Amezaga, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .600
  Gregg, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Uggla, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .250
Jacobs, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 3 0 .091
Willingham, LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .154
Cantu, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167
Ross, C, CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .111
Carroll, RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Hoover, C 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
Miller, A, P 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  Lindstrom, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Wood, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
  Gardner, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Tankersley, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Andino, SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500
Totals 30 0 6 0 1 10 9  

a-Walked for Lindstrom in the 5th. b-Grounded into a double play for Miller, Ju in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Ross, C; Jacobs; Ramirez, H 2; Hoover; Willingham.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez, H.
GIDP: Cantu, Amezaga.
Team RISP: 0-for-2.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Ross, C (Wright, D at home).
DP: 2 (Ramirez, H-Uggla-Jacobs, Cantu-Uggla-Jacobs).

 
NY Mets IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Perez, O (W, 1-0) 6.0 5 0 0 1 8 0 0.00
Figueroa, N 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Feliciano, P 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Wagner, B 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 
Florida IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Miller, A (L, 0-1) 4.1 8 5 5 2 6 1 10.38
Lindstrom 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Gardner 1.0 4 5 5 1 0 1 22.50
Tankersley 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.40
Miller, Ju 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Gregg 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 9.00

WP: Lindstrom, Gregg.
Pitches-strikes: Perez, O 93-59, Figueroa, N 11-6, Feliciano, P 10-5, Wagner, B 12-9, Miller, A 90-50, Lindstrom 10-6, Gardner 22-11, Tankersley 18-13, Miller, Ju 8-5, Gregg 26-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Perez, O 4-3, Figueroa, N 0-1, Feliciano, P 1-0, Wagner, B 1-0, Miller, A 3-2, Lindstrom 1-0, Gardner 2-0, Tankersley 2-0, Miller, Ju 1-2, Gregg 1-2.
Batters faced: Perez, O 22, Figueroa, N 3, Feliciano, P 3, Wagner, B 3, Miller, A 21, Lindstrom 3, Gardner 8, Tankersley 4, Miller, Ju 3, Gregg 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Lindstrom 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Chad Fairchild. 2B: Rick Reed. 3B: Jeff Kellogg.
Weather: 79 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:55.
Att: 13,720.
Venue: Dolphin Stadium.
April 2, 2008
April 2, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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