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Mets 7, Cubs 3

Mets 7, Cubs 3

NEW YORK — Wilmer Flores provided a spark with his bat and glove, leading Jonathon Niese and the Mets. Juan Lagares drove in two runs and reliever Vic Black escaped a major jam unscathed to keep New York in control after Niese exited. Flores, 23, a touted hitting prospect trying to show he can play an adequate shortstop, followed Lagares' RBI double with a two-run single in the second.

Mets 7, Cubs 3 08/16/14 [Last modified: Saturday, August 16, 2014 10:33pm]
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