Six pitchers combined to allow two runs on six hits as the Mets ended their Grapefruit League schedule with a 2-2 tie against the Braves on Wednesday afternoon at Champion Stadium in Kissimmee, FL.
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Four things you should know about today's game...
1) Rafael Montero, who might sneak onto the Mets' Opening Day roster, concluded his strong spring with two shutout innings in relief. The 26-year-old posted a 1.77 Grapefruit League ERA while striking out 23 in 20 1/3 innings over 10 appearances and one start.
2) Hansel Robles followed Montero with two perfect innings, striking out a pair. The right-hander did not allow a run in 9 2/3 Grapefruit League innings and struck out 11. Robles also made four appearances with the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic. Sean Gilmartin started for the Mets and allowed a run on three hits and two walks with a strikeout in two innings. He had not pitched since March 8 due to left shoulder soreness.
3) T.J. Rivera had an RBI single for the Mets. Travis d'Arnaud singled and walked while Luis Guillorme went 2-for-3. Tim Tebow played the entire game in left field and went 0-for-3 with a walk. New York tied the game on a passed ball with two outs in the top of the ninth.
4) The Mets ended their Grapefruit League schedule with a 15-17 record, including three ties.
What's next for the Mets...
The club will play an exhibition against the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s at First Data Field on Thursday morning at 11 a.m. before officially breaking camp.