Found September 22, 2012 on Sports Blog Net:
The New York Mets (68-83) beat the Miami Marlins (66-86) 4-3, today at Citi Field from Flushing, NY. W - R.A. Dickey (19-6), L - Mark Buehrle (13-13), S - Jon Rauch (4) Game Stats: R.A. Dickey was amazing once again and is inching closer to the NL CY Young award. He went 8 plus innings, allowed 6 hits, 2 earned runs, walked 2 and struck out 4 batters. Jon Rauch gave up a three-run to John Buck when he came in from the bullpen, but he managed to hold the Marlins to 3 runs as he earned his 4th save of the season. Jason Bay hit a two-run HR (8) in the 2nd inning. Scott Hairston hit a solo home-run earning his 19th of the year and he is having a career season. Josh Thole and Andres Torres each had a double. What a needed win for R.A. Dickey who is competing for the NL CY Young award with Nationals pitcher Gio Gonzalez who got his 20th win today. R.A. Dickey who in my mind should win the CY Young, but he likely needs to win the next two games if he is going to win it for sure. His final two starts of the season come against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the last home game at Citi Field and against the Miami Marlins again in the last game of the regular season.
  • Their next game will be tomorrow, when they host the Miami Marlins in Citi Field at 1:10 pm on WPIX.
  • Pitching matchup is Chris Young (4-8, 4.37 ERA) vs Ricky Nolasco (12-12, 4.42 ERA).
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