4/14/21 : Game Twelve
Game Twelve Summary : Mets 5 Phillies 1
The Mets scored twice in the bottom of the first inning on three straight singles ( Brandon Nimmo, Francisco Lindor & Dominic Smith ) and a 6-4-3 double play grounder by Pete Alonso.
Jean Segura hit a solo home run in the fifth inning.
Pete Alonso hit a sac fly to score Francisco Lindor ( singled ) in the seventh inning.
Brian McCann hit a two run home run for the Mets in the eighth inning.
On The Hill :
Zack Wheeler ( FB 96-98 ) went six and on third innings - 3 R, 10 H, 1 BB, 6 K’s - 108 pitches - 71 strikes. He left the game with runners on first and third base.
Sam Coonrad ( FB 97-99 ) allowed an inherited runner to score but retired both batters in faced in 2/3 of an inning’s work.
Jo Jo Romero ( FB 93-94 ) was tagged for a two run home run in the eighth inning. He went 2/3 of an inning and allowed two hits and a HBP.
Vince Velasquez ( FB 93-95 ) walked the first batter he faced. He struck out the next one to end the eighth inning.
At The Plate : held to just three hits
Jean Segura had two hits - an infield single and home run. Rhys Hoskins singled.
The Phillies struck out 14 times in the game ... now have 121 on the season in 12 games ... averaging over 10 per game.
Record is now 6-6
Phillies play the Mets again tomorrow @ 12:10 PM