• Granderson's sacrifice fly lifts Mets in 14th

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Apr 20, 2014
    Slumping newcomer Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning and the New York Mets outlasted the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Sunday to prevent a three-game sweep. And on this day, that move put Granderson in a perfect position to help his team win. The Mets had signed Granderson to a four-year, $60 million contract to be their cleanup hitter, a leader, a star alongside David Wright. Granderson, batting for the seventh time, found a way to render his statistics irrelevant. Daisuke Matsuzaka struck ...
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    • Mets 4, Braves 3 (14 Innings): Granderson Finally Puts an End to His Otherwise Forgettable Day

      Curtis Granderson finished 0 for 6, grounded out with the bases loaded and made a horrible throwing error. But his sacrifice fly drove in the winning run.
      Source: nytimes.com

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