New York Mets starter Rick Porcello faced off against the Miami Marlins back home at Citi Field however the outing didn’t go well. Porcello, a New Jersey native, ended up only pitching 3 innings after surrendering four runs on five hits. While Porcello was able to strike out four Marlins, his ERA is now up to 6.43 on the 2020 campaign.
Corey Oswalt would end up coming out of the bullpen and pitched a sterling four innings while striking out three and only allowing one base hit. The right-hander now owns a 5.11 ERA in 12.1 innings pitched.
After seven innings, the Mets are lost to the Marlins 4-0 in the first game of a doubleheader.