Flushing, NY (Sports Network) - Dillon Gee pitched 7 2/3 strong innings as the
New York Mets completed a three-game series sweep of the Colorado Rockies with
a 2-1 win at Citi Field.
Gee (8-8) allowed just one run on eight hits, striking out three without a
walk, as the Mets went 4-2 during a six-game homestand and recorded a three-
game sweep at home for the first time this season.
Rookie Wilmer Flores and Anthony Recker each drove in a run for New York,
which won despite being outhit by the Rockies, 8-6.
Flores now has four RBI in his first three games. He had a three-run double in
Wednesday's 5-0 win over Colorado after going 0-for-4 in his major league
debut in the series opener on Tuesday.
D.J. LeMahieu had three hits for the Rockies, who ended a 10-game road trip
just 1-9. Corey Dickerson hit a solo homer to account for the only run, one
of three for the Rox in the series.
Colorado starter Jeff Manship (0-1) suffered the loss in his debut with the
club, allowing two runs on four hits, striking out four and walking three, in
The right-hander spent the entire season in Triple-A Colorado Springs, but was
called up when scheduled starter Tyler Chatwood was placed on the 15-day
disabled list with right elbow inflammation prior to the game.
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