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Unhappy ending
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Mets 5, Padres 1
Tim Stauffer fanned six in five innings, allowing one run on five hits.  (Denis Poroy/AP)
The Padres' thoughts of finishing up their homestand with a four-game sweep were halted in the form of Johan Santana, who held them to a lone run, Chase Headley's sixth-inning RBI single. The Padres' bullpen allowed a three-run sixth.
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Series at a glance:
NYM
NY Mets (52-59)
Won 1
NY Mets 5, San Diego 1   SD
San Diego (47-66)
Lost 1
August 9, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Mets
0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 1   5 11 0
San Diego
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   1 6 1
Standings thru 8/9/09  |  Recap: NYM | SD  |  Gameday  |  Mets stats  |  Padres stats
NY Mets AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Pagan, CF 4 1 0 0 1 1 4 .291
Castillo, L, 2B 5 0 2 0 0 1 1 .297
Wright, D, 3B 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .323
Murphy, Dn, 1B 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 .252
Francoeur, RF 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 .262
Sullivan, LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .227
Santos, O, C 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .269
Hernandez, A, SS 3 0 2 1 1 1 2 .256
Santana, J, P 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 .158
  Rodriguez, Fr, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 5 11 3 3 9 16  

BATTING
TB: Santos, O; Castillo, L 2; Santana, J 2; Murphy, Dn 2; Francoeur 2; Hernandez, A 2.
RBI: Hernandez, A (24), Santana, J (4), Murphy, Dn (38).
2-out RBI: Hernandez, A; Santana, J; Murphy, Dn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pagan 2.
GIDP: Wright, D.
Team RISP: 3-for-8.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
CS: Murphy, Dn (2, 2nd base by Burke/Blanco, H).

FIELDING
DP: (Hernandez, A-Castillo, L-Murphy, Dn).

 
San Diego AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Gwynn, CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .288
Cabrera, E, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Gonzalez, Ad, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .251
Kouzmanoff, 3B 3 1 1 0 1 2 1 .246
Headley, LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .251
Blanks, RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .225
Salazar, O, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
Blanco, H, C 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .217
Stauffer, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
  a-Rodriguez, L, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213
  Mujica, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
  Webb, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Eckstein, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
  Thatcher, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Burke, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 1 6 1 2 5 10  

a-Flied out for Stauffer in the 5th. b-Grounded out for Webb in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Kouzmanoff (24, Santana, J), Blanks (6, Rodriguez, Fr).
TB: Headley; Gonzalez, Ad; Kouzmanoff 2; Blanks 3; Blanco, H.
RBI: Headley (40).
2-out RBI: Headley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera, E; Blanks; Salazar, O.
SAC: Stauffer.
GIDP: Salazar, O.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Salazar, O (3, fielding).
DP: (Cabrera, E-Gonzalez, Ad).

 
NY Mets IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Santana, J (W, 13-8) 8.0 5 1 1 2 4 0 3.00
Rodriguez, Fr 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.24
 
San Diego IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Stauffer (L, 1-4) 5.0 5 1 1 2 6 0 2.90
Mujica 1.0 3 3 1 0 1 0 3.68
Webb 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.31
Thatcher 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.25
Burke 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.05

Pitches-strikes: Santana, J 109-76, Rodriguez, Fr 16-11, Stauffer 96-61, Mujica 23-17, Webb 11-7, Thatcher 15-10, Burke 14-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Santana, J 11-5, Rodriguez, Fr 0-1, Stauffer 6-2, Mujica 0-1, Webb 2-0, Thatcher 0-1, Burke 1-0.
Batters faced: Santana, J 30, Rodriguez, Fr 4, Stauffer 22, Mujica 7, Webb 3, Thatcher 4, Burke 4.
Umpires: HP: Randy Marsh. 1B: Angel Hernandez. 2B: Marvin Hudson. 3B: Lance Barksdale.
Weather: 74 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 9 mph, L to R.
T: 2:53.
Att: 27,754.
Venue: PETCO Park.
August 9, 2009
August 9, 2009

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