LIVE BLOGGING FROM CITI FIELD
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 home run in the top of the sixth. No harm no foul. He talked Collins into staying in and pitch the seventh inning. 12 of his 19 outs were all groundouts.
Mets 7, Padres 2
Cowgill hustles for a double and moves Niese to third. Then the Birthday Boy, Daniel Murphy, drives Niese home with a single to make it 5-1 Mets.
Wright picks up an RBI on a groundout to score Cowgill.
Byrd drives hom Murphy with a two-our TBI and the Mets ...