Monday, July 16, 2018
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Mets 2, Nationals 0

Mets 2, Nationals 0

WASHINGTON — The Mets' Steven Matz pitched a career-high eight innings to win his seventh consecutive start. Matz has a 1.13 ERA over his winning streak, not allowing a run in four of those starts. In the first, David Wright hit his sixth homer of the season, and Rene Rivera singled in a run in the seventh to help New York take the decider of a three-game set. Jeurys Familia worked out of trouble in the ninth for his 16th save. Tanner Roark allowed two runs — one earned — over seven innings for the Nationals.

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