New York Mets
The four runs the Mets scored on Shelby Miller were the most he’s allowed in 19 big league appearances.
The 21-year-old Wacha yielded five hits over six solid innings before Randy Choate and Keith Butler finished up.
The Mets avoided a four-game sweep by getting to the Cardinals ace, who was coming off a two-hit shutout in which he no-hit the Rockies for 7 1-3 innings.
Miller’s magnificent start might not be as evident nationally.
Scott Rice’s wild pitch to pinch hitter Ty Wigginton allowed Daniel Descalso to score the go-ahead run.
John Gast picked up a win in his major league debut tossing five shutout innings before giving up four runs in the sixth.
Former Cardinals pitcher and outfielder begins career with new team at Busch Stadium.
Lance Lynn threw a career-high 125 pitches, and three relievers worked the last two innings with Edward Mujica earning his 10th save in 10 chances.
Cleto, Chambers, Taveras sent down. Motte placed on DL.