Posted March 07, 2012 on AP on Fox
Justin Turner homered, had three hits and drove in three runs for New York in a 7-0 win over a Miami Marlins split-squad that did not include former Mets star Jose Reyes. Jonathon Niese pitched two hitless innings and struck out two for the Mets. Marlins first baseman Gaby Sanchez went 0 for 2 and left fielder Chris Coghlan went 0 for 3. Marlins starter Sean West allowed three runs in 1 2-3 innings. Turner had two RBI singles in his first two at-bats before homering to left field off of Rob Rasmussen. Reyes, who left the Mets for the Marlins in the offseason, was in Miami for the other split-squad game.
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