• Mets waste Scherzer's stellar start, fall 2-1 to Mariners

    8 days ago - By Bésame

    Drew Smith was responsible for only one run earned run Friday night, but it turned out to be a killer.
    After being handed the ball following starter Max Scherzer's stellar 7-inning, 1-run outing, Smith walked the first two batters of the eighth inning. He then gave up a single to Ty France, allowing the Seattle Mariners (15-18) to pull ahead for a 2-1 win. The run Smith gave up was actually the first run tagged to him all season. Prior to Friday, Smith had a streak of 12 outings in which he did not give up a run.
    Smith walked off the field after retiring his last three batters of the...
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