Visiting the Arizona Diamondbacks and the New York Mets

Evening all and thanks for joining me for this game. It took place on Monday evening July 1, 2013. There are currently terrible forest fires in Arizona and 19 members of one unit were lost. This blog is dedicated to the guys in The Granite Mountain Hot Shots and their families, located in Yarnell Arizona.

The game is being played at Citi Field In New York, the home of the NY METS. This is the first of a four game series in New York.

On the mound for the D-Backs is Wade Miley with Shaun Marcum on the mound for the Mets. The uniforms for this game has the Mets in their white and blue pinstripe with blue Arizona-Diamondbacks-Yarnell-firefighters-jersey_20130702041532767_660_320t-shirts, blue numbers with red trim. The D-Backs are wearing grey uniforms with red letters  and numbers with black trim. Yellow strip outlining the letters.

***First Inning

*2 – 0 (D-backs lead)

D-backs – (ground out to short)(hit by pitch)(HOME RUN,runner scores)(fly out to left)(walk)(single,runner to second)(fielders choice,out at second)

Mets – (walk,picked off in rundown)(ground out to short)(single)(single,runner to second)(walk,bases full)(struck out)

***Second Inning

*3 – 0 (D-backs lead)

D-backs – (single)(ground out to pitcher,runner advances)(ground out to second,runner to third)(RBI single)(struck out)

Mets – (double)(single,runner to third)(ground out to pitcher, runner to second)(struck out)(struck out)

***Third Inning

*3 – 0 (D-back lead)

D-backs – (walk)(broken bat double play)(ground out to second)

Mets – (struck out)(pop out to shallow center)(ground out to short)

***Fourth Inning

*3 – 0 (D-backs lead)

D-backs – (struck out)(pop out to left)(ground to third)

Mets – (struck out)(fly out to left)(ground out to second)

***Fifth Inning

*3 – 0 (D-backs lead)

D-backs – (ground out to short)(double)(fly out to right,runner to third)(ground out to second)

Mets – (fly out to left)(struck out)(single to center)(walk,runner to second)(popped out to right)

***Sixth Inning

*3 – 0 (D-backs Lead)

Pitching Change for the D-backs

D-backs – (double)(ground out to third)(popped out to third)(intentional walk,runner to second)(lined out to second)

Mets – (double)(struck out)(wild pitch,runner to third)(struck out)(walk)(struck out)

***Seventh Inning

*3 – 1 (D-backs lead)

Pitching Change for the D-backs

D-backs – (single)(struck out)(struck out)(ground out to second)

Mets – (line out to first)(double)(single to left,runner scores)(broken bat single,runner to second)(fielders choice out at second,runners at first and third)(fouled out to first)

***Eighth Inning

*3 – 2 (D-backs lead)

Pitching Change for the D-backs

D-backs – (popped out to right)(ground out to second)(double)(fouled out to catcher)

Mets – (popped out)(triple)(fouled out to first)(double,runner scores)(popped out to left)

***Ninth Inning

*3 -2 (D-backs lead)


My tape ran out but looking up the end of the game to confirm the score, the game actually wound up going for 13 innings with a final score of the Arizona Diamond Backs 4 and the New York Mets 5

Thanks for joining me tonight for this special game







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