Atlanta Braves jerseys starting pitcher cheap Matt Wisler jersey delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets jerseys in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
NEW YORK (AP) Rookie right hander cheap Matt Wisler jersey stopped his nine start winless drought and the Atlanta Braves jerseys stalled the New York Mets jerseys’ push toward the NL East title with a 6 2 victory Tuesday night.
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Down 4 1, the Mets jerseys loaded the bases with one out in the eighth. Edwin Jackson, Atlanta’s fourth pitcher of the inning, gave up a sacrifice fly to pinch hitter Michael Cuddyer and got cheap Wilmer Flores jersey on a grounder to protect the lead.
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Wisler (6 8) struck out a career high eight and left after a leadoff walk in the eighth. The 23 year old, who beat the Mets jerseys in his big league debut June 19, had been 0 7 in his last nine starts.
The Mets jerseys had won five in a row against Atlanta, and Wright put them ahead again with a solo homer in the first. But other than cheap Daniel Murphy jersey’s two doubles, New York rarely dented Wisler in finishing 0 for 8 with runners in scoring position.
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