Livan Hernandez picked up the win, improving his record to 5-1. (Charles Dharapak/AP)
By Sean Welsh / Special to MLB.com
Though the Mets' bats were quiet for the ensuing eight innings, a five-run first was all they needed to make a winner of starter Livan Hernandez. Ryan Church, in his first game since coming off the DL, was in the midst of the rally with an RBI double.
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