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Mets derailed at Citi
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Yankees 4, Mets 2
Livan Hernandez delivers against the Yankees on Sunday night. (Jim McIsaac/Getty)
The Mets fought hard, but in the end, a two-run rally in the bottom of the fourth wasn't enough to thwart a sweep in the Subway Series at Citi Field. Livan Hernandez did his part to hold down the Yankees after a shaky first inning, but those three runs ended up sealing the Mets' fate in the finale.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (43-32)
Won 5
NY Yankees 4, NY Mets 2   NYM
NY Mets (37-37)
Lost 3
June 28, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   4 4 0
NY Mets
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0   2 5 0
Standings thru 6/28/09  |  Recap: NYY | NYM  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Mets stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 .309
Swisher, RF 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .237
  Hughes, P, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Matsui, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .246
  Bruney, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Rivera, P 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000
Teixeira, 1B 4 1 1 2 1 1 5 .276
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 .232
Cano, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 9 .297
Posada, C 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .272
Cabrera, Me, LF-RF 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 .286
Gardner, B, CF 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .289
Wang, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
  Coke, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Damon, LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
Totals 27 4 4 4 11 2 20  

a-Grounded out for Hughes, P in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Jeter (15, Hernandez, L), Teixeira (22, Hernandez, L).
TB: Posada; Teixeira 2; Jeter 2; Rodriguez, Al.
RBI: Teixeira 2 (60), Posada (33), Rivera (1).
2-out RBI: Rivera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano 2; Teixeira 2.
SF: Posada.
GIDP: Cano 2, Wang.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cabrera, Me (5, 2nd base off Rodriguez, Fr/Santos, O).
CS: Cano (3, 2nd base by Hernandez, L/Schneider).

FIELDING
DP: (Jeter-Cano-Teixeira).

 
NY Mets AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Murphy, Dn, 1B 5 0 1 0 0 2 1 .246
Cora, SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .252
Wright, D, 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .342
Sheffield, RF-LF 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .280
Tatis, LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .254
  Rodriguez, Fr, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Martinez, F, CF 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .169
Schneider, C 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .233
  a-Santos, O, PH-C 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .273
Castillo, L, 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .279
Hernandez, L, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .111
  b-Reyes, Ar, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143
  Feliciano, P, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Green, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Reed, J, RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .282
Totals 30 2 5 2 6 8 20  

a-Flied out for Schneider in the 6th. b-Grounded into a forceout for Hernandez, L in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Martinez, F (6, Wang).
TB: Martinez, F 2; Sheffield 2; Castillo, L; Murphy, Dn.
RBI: Martinez, F (7), Castillo, L (16).
2-out RBI: Castillo, L.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tatis; Hernandez, L; Santos, O 2; Cora.
SAC: Tatis.
GIDP: Wright, D.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Castillo, L (8, 2nd base off Wang/Posada), Wright, D (20, 3rd base off Rivera/Posada).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Castillo, L-Cora-Murphy, Dn, Hernandez, L-Cora-Castillo, L, Cora-Murphy, Dn).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Wang (W, 1-6) 5.1 4 2 2 3 3 0 10.06
Coke (H, 5) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.31
Hughes, P (H, 2) 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.44
Bruney (H, 7) 0.2 0 0 0 2 1 0 2.84
Rivera (S, 18) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.93
 
NY Mets IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hernandez, L (L, 5-3) 7.0 3 3 3 5 1 0 4.04
Feliciano, P 0.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.56
Green, S 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.40
Rodriguez, Fr 1.0 1 1 1 3 1 0 1.23

IBB: Rodriguez, Al (by Hernandez, L), Teixeira (by Feliciano, P), Jeter (by Rodriguez, Fr).
HBP: Cora (by Wang).
Pitches-strikes: Wang 85-49, Coke 6-4, Hughes, P 16-10, Bruney 15-6, Rivera 23-16, Hernandez, L 116-56, Feliciano, P 16-8, Green, S 10-5, Rodriguez, Fr 38-18.
Groundouts-flyouts: Wang 10-2, Coke 0-0, Hughes, P 2-1, Bruney 0-0, Rivera 2-0, Hernandez, L 6-3, Feliciano, P 2-0, Green, S 1-0, Rodriguez, Fr 1-0.
Batters faced: Wang 23, Coke 1, Hughes, P 5, Bruney 4, Rivera 5, Hernandez, L 26, Feliciano, P 4, Green, S 2, Rodriguez, Fr 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Coke 1-0, Hughes, P 1-0, Rivera 2-0, Green, S 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Mike Winters. 1B: Jerry Layne. 2B: Tony Randazzo. 3B: Chris Guccione.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:38.
Att: 41,315.
Venue: Citi Field.
June 28, 2009
June 28, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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