Oliver Perez was the beneficiary of the outburst, upping his record to 3-3. (AP)
By Marty Noble / MLB.com
The Mets' offense erupted for eight runs in the fourth, setting a club record for most hits in a frame with 10. Led by a pair of Gary Sheffield doubles, it was the first time the Amazin's scored eight runs in an inning since Aug. 13, 2008, vs. the Nats.
BATTING 2B: Anderson, G (21, Stokes). HR: Diaz (8, 2nd inning off Perez, O, 2 on, 1 out), LaRoche,
Ad (18, 3rd inning off Perez, O, 0 on, 1 out). TB: LaRoche, Ad 4; McCann; Escobar, Y; Anderson, G 3; Diaz 5; Norton. RBI:
Diaz 3 (35), LaRoche, Ad (54). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Church 2. GIDP: Escobar, Y;
McCann. Team RISP: 1-for-4. Team LOB: 4.
BASERUNNING CS: Diaz (3, 2nd base
by Perez, O/Santos). PO: Diaz (1st base by Perez, O).
FIELDING E: McCann (8, fielding). DP:
(Escobar, Y-Infante-LaRoche, Ad). Pickoffs: Lowe, D (Francoeur at 2nd base).
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