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Randy gets rocked
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Mets 9, Giants 6
Randy Johnson was charged with seven runs on 11 hits in four-plus innings. (George Nikitin/AP)
Randy Johnson settled down after a three-run first inning, but his troubles returned in the fifth, when he gave up hits to the first four batters before being lifted shy of his 299th win. The Giants nearly got him off the hook, with Aaron Rowand notching three hits and three RBIs.
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Series at a glance:
NYM
NY Mets (21-15)
Won 3
NY Mets 9, San Francisco 6   SF
San Francisco (18-18)
Lost 4
May 16, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Mets
3 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2   9 16 2
San Francisco
0 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 0   6 12 0
Standings thru 5/16/09  |  Recap: NYM | SF  |  Gameday  |  Mets stats  |  Giants stats
NY Mets AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Castillo, L, 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .297
Cora, SS 5 2 2 0 0 0 3 .327
Beltran, CF 5 3 3 3 0 0 0 .379
Sheffield, LF 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 .270
  Reed, J, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375
Wright, D, 3B 5 1 3 3 0 0 1 .350
Tatis, 1B 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .317
Castro, R, C 5 0 2 2 0 1 1 .279
Church, RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .265
Santana, J, P 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .077
  a-Pagan, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Parnell, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Murphy, Dn, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .276
  Putz, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 41 9 16 9 2 3 14  

a-Grounded out for Santana, J in the 8th. b-Grounded out for Parnell in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Beltran 2 (10, Johnson, R, Johnson, R), Cora (3, Johnson, R), Wright, D (10, Johnson, R).
TB: Santana, J; Wright, D 4; Church; Castro, R 2; Cora 3; Sheffield 3; Castillo, L; Beltran 5.
RBI: Beltran 3 (28), Wright, D 3 (27), Castro, R 2 (12), Tatis (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castro, R; Tatis; Cora 2; Murphy, Dn.
SAC: Santana, J.
SF: Tatis.
Team RISP: 9-for-17.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Castillo, L (6, 2nd base off Johnson, R/Molina, B), Cora (3, 2nd base off Johnson, R/Molina, B).

FIELDING
E: Castillo, L (4, throw), Wright, D (6, fielding).
Outfield assists: Sheffield (Sandoval at 3rd base).
DP: (Castro, R-Cora).
Pickoffs: Santana, J (Winn at 1st base).

 
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Burriss, 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .258
Lewis, F, LF 5 2 1 0 0 1 1 .294
Sandoval, 3B 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .309
Molina, B, C 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .298
Winn, RF-CF 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .261
Uribe, SS 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .283
Rowand, CF 4 1 3 3 0 1 1 .246
  Medders, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ishikawa, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .233
Johnson, R, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .071
  Miller, Ju, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Valdez, M, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Aurilia, PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .196
  Misch, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Schierholtz, RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
Totals 38 6 12 6 0 10 15  

a-Doubled for Valdez, M in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Sandoval 2 (12, Santana, J, Santana, J), Aurilia (2, Santana, J), Lewis, F (9, Santana, J).
HR: Rowand (3, 6th inning off Santana, J, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Sandoval 4; Ishikawa; Lewis, F 2; Molina, B; Uribe; Rowand 6; Burriss; Winn; Aurilia 2.
RBI: Sandoval (17), Rowand 3 (16), Aurilia (10), Winn (18).
2-out RBI: Sandoval; Rowand; Aurilia; Winn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina, B 2; Burriss.
Team RISP: 2-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Winn (1, 2nd base by Santana, J/Castro, R), Uribe (1, 2nd base by Parnell/Castro, R).
PO: Winn (1st base by Santana, J).

 
NY Mets IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Santana, J (W, 5-2) 7.0 11 6 4 0 7 1 1.36
Parnell (H, 7) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.08
Putz (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Johnson, R (L, 3-4) 4.0 11 7 7 0 3 0 6.86
Miller, Ju 1.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 2.00
Valdez, M 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.75
Misch 2.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 12.00
Medders 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.63

Johnson, R pitched to 4 batters in the 5th.
Misch pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.

Balk: Johnson, R.
Pitches-strikes: Santana, J 101-79, Parnell 16-10, Putz 13-11, Johnson, R 77-54, Miller, Ju 25-14, Valdez, M 10-5, Misch 30-20, Medders 18-12.
Groundouts-flyouts: Santana, J 7-5, Parnell 0-0, Putz 2-0, Johnson, R 5-0, Miller, Ju 1-2, Valdez, M 2-1, Misch 4-2, Medders 2-1.
Batters faced: Santana, J 32, Parnell 3, Putz 3, Johnson, R 23, Miller, Ju 6, Valdez, M 3, Misch 8, Medders 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Miller, Ju 1-1, Medders 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Brian Knight. 2B: Dana DeMuth. 3B: Doug Eddings.
Weather: 72 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to RF.
T: 3:11.
Att: 41,336.
Venue: AT&T Park.
May 16, 2009
May 16, 2009

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