Syracuse Mets split doubleheader with Bisons

The Syracuse Mets split a doubleheader with the Buffalo Bisons on Thursday at Sahlen Field.

Syracuse won the first game, 1-0, in eight innings before dropping the second game, 4-1.

Connor Grey got the start for the Mets in the first game and was outstanding. He tossed six shutout innings while walking two and striking out seven. Yoan López fired two scoreless innings in relief.

The only run of the game came in the eighth when Tzu-Wei Lin smoked an RBI single to right.

Johneshwy Fargas and Mark Vientos had multi-hit games.

In game two, Jose Rodriguez surrendered a pair of runs over 2.2 innings while walking two and striking out three. Tim Adleman and Justin Dillon each allowed a run in relief.

Syracuse’s only run of the game came in the third inning when Johneshwy Fargas homered to left.

The two teams will continue the six-game series on Friday. The first pitch is slated for 6:05 p.m.

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