Livan Hernandez delivers against the Yankees on Sunday night. (Jim McIsaac/Getty)
By Marty Noble / MLB.com
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.
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.
Castillo, L (8, 2nd base off Wang/Posada), Wright, D (20, 3rd base off Rivera/Posada).
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