The Mets beat the Cardinals, 4-1, on Wednesday in Port St. Lucie, Fla. >> Box Score
5 things to know about Wednesday's game...
1) Marcus Stroman got the start for the Mets and was dominant, striking out the side in the second inning while tossing 3.0 scoreless innings. Overall, he allowed one hit, walked one and struck out four. He has a 2.70 ERA so far in spring training.
2) Jeff McNeil continued to rake, going 2-for-3 with a double and run scored. His OPS this spring is 1.470.
3) Pete Alonso and Brandon Nimmo both went 1-for-3.
4) Daniel Zamora, who has not allowed a run yet in spring training but could be on the outside looking in as far as a spot in the bullpen is concerned, tossed 1.0 scoreless inning while walking one and striking out one.
5) Alonso, McNeil, J.D. Davis, and Dominic Smith were mic'd up during the ESPN broadcast, resulting in some awesome moments, which you can watch below...
The Mets travel to face the Cardinals on Thursday at 1:05 p.m.
Rick Porcello will get the start for New York, with Edwin Diaz and David Peterson among those scheduled to pitch in relief.