Mets 6W: J. Padilla (2-1)

L: Hughes (1-1)

S: Heilman (3)Nationals 5

HOW THEY SCORED

Nationals first: Wilkerson doubled. Carroll reached on an infield single, Wilkerson to third. Johnson doubled, Wilkerson scored, Carroll to third. Zimmerman grounded into fielder's choice, Carroll scored, Johnson out. Wilson grounded into a double play. Nationals, 2-0.

Mets second: Floyd popped out. Wright flied out. Piazza homered to left. Jacobs safe on Guzman's error. Diaz popped out. Nationals, 2-1.

Nationals third: Patterson grounded out. Wilkerson doubled. Carroll doubled, Wilkerson scored. Johnson walked. Zimmerman flied out. Wilson grounded into fielder's choice. Nationals, 3-1.

Mets fourth: Floyd walked. Wright flied out. Piazza hit a two-run homer to center. Jacobs flied out. Diaz flied out. Tied, 3-3.

Mets sixth: Beltran walked. Floyd popped out. Wright doubled, Beltran scored. Piazza was intentionally walked. Jacobs flied out. Diaz was intentionally walked, loading the bases. Benson struck out. Mets, 4-3.

Nationals seventh: Guzman grounded out. Watson, pinch-hitting for Bennett, walked. Vidro, pinch-hitting for Stanton, singled, Watson to second. Spivey, pinch-running for Vidro. Wilkerson walked, loading the bases. Padilla pitching. Baerga, pinch-hitting for Carroll, struck out. Johnson singled, Watson and Spivey scored, Wilkerson thrown out at the plate trying to score. Nationals, 5-4.

Mets eighth: Floyd struck out. Wright homered to left. Piazza fouled out. Jacobs homered to right. Diaz singled. Padilla infield single, Diaz to second. Diaz stole third. Reyes grounded into fielder's choice. Mets, 6-5.

New YorkABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals3668666 -- Reyes ss500001.272Cairo 2b501000.238Beltran cf410012.273Floyd lf310021.274Wright 3b412200.308Piazza c322320.258GeWilliams pr000000.250Heilman p000000.000Jacobs 1b411100.276Woodward ph-1b100000.284Diaz rf301010.258Benson p300002.188JuPadilla p101000.500RCastro c000000.250WashingtonABRHBIBBSOAVGTotals3559554 -- Wilkerson lf322020.251Carroll 2b312100.246Baerga ph100001.248Hughes p000000---Eischen p000000.333JGuillen ph100000.283NJohnson 1b302320.292Zimmerman 3b500100.412PrWilson cf400000.256Church rf400001.287CGuzman ss401000.210GBennett c201000.212Watson ph010010.200DCruz 2b100001.267JoPatterson p200000.105Stanton p000000---Vidro ph101000.276Spivey pr010000.232Osik c100001.000New York

010201020 -- 682Washington

201000200 -- 591 E: Reyes (15), Cairo (6), CGuzman (15). LOB: New York 10, Washington 8. 2B: Wright (42), Wilkerson 2 (38), Carroll (7), NJohnson (34). HR: Jacobs (7), off Hughes; Wright (23), off Hughes; Piazza 2 (18), off JoPatterson 2. RBI: Wright 2 (95), Piazza 3 (61), Jacobs (16), Carroll (18), NJohnson 3 (69), Zimmerman (5). SB: Floyd (12), Diaz (6). GIDP: PrWilson, GBennett.

DP: New York 2 (Reyes, Cairo and Jacobs), (Cairo, Reyes and Jacobs).

New YorkIP HRERBBSONPERABenson6B855311014.20JuPadilla, W1C10002221.67Heilman, S1 00021153.28WashingtonIP HRERBBSONPERAJoPatterson6 444441062.90Stanton1 00001113.86Hughes, LC42201175.06Eischen1B00020253.24 Inherited runners-scored: JuPadilla 3-2, Eischen 2-0.

IBB: off Heilman (NJohnson) 1, off JoPatterson (Diaz) 1, off Eischen (Piazza) 1, off JoPatterson (Piazza) 1. HBP: by Eischen (Wright).

T: 3:13. A: 29,967 (45,250).