The New York Mets rolled past the San Francisco Giants, 13-3, on Monday night at Oracle Park.
Pete Alonso went 3-for-5 with a three-run homer. Mark Canha and Jeff McNeil also homered for the Mets, who pounded 18 hits and went 7-for-14 with runners in scoring position. Every New York starter had at least one hit.
David Peterson pitched six strong innings, allowing just two runs on three hits with six strikeouts to earn the win. The left-hander retired the final 11 batters he faced.
The Mets improved to a season-high 14 games above .500 at 29-15.
The two teams will be back in action on Tuesday at 9:45 p.m.
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