LIVE BLOGGING FROM CITI FIELD
This game’s over and the Mets pounded the Padres 11-2.
It was an “All Hands On Deck Effort”.
Collin Cowgill with a huge Mets debut and big contributions from Byrd, Buck, Wright, Tejada, Murphy and of course Jon Niese who looked sharp in his first start of the season.
Fun game and it was fun live blogging it for you.
Thanks to John – our man in the booth, and Clayton – our roving reporter/photographer, for all their help.
Mets have 11 runs on the board with no dancing, no fancy high fives, no curtain calls, and no showboating. This is good to see. #LGM
— Mets Merized Online (@MetsMerized) April 1, 2013
Jon Niese’s first Opening Day start is over: 6 2/3 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 4 K, 2 BB, HR. 101 pitches, 62 strikes. Brandon Lyon in.
Cowgill just hit a grand slam that just made it over the wall and Mets tack on four more runs!.
Wow! Wow! Wow! Wow!
Mets 11. Padres 2
After a scoreless fifth, Niese got touched up for a hom...