The Mets blew a 7-1 lead and gave up five runs in the eighth inning, including Manny Pina's go-ahead three-run home run off Addison Reed with two outs, as New York lost its fourth straight game with an 11-9 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday at Miller Park. >> Box score
Four Mets relievers combined to allow seven runs in the seventh and eighth innings, as the Mets were swept by the Brewers.
The Mets led 7-1 in the sixth inning and 8-3 entering the bottom of the seventh, but Jonathan Villar hit a two-run home run and Jesus Aguilar hit an RBI double to cut it to 8-6.
With the Mets up 9-6 in entering the bottom of the eighth, Fernando Salas allowed two runners to reach and Josh Edgin hit Eric Thames to load the bases with one out.
Manager Terry Collins brought in Reed (0-2), who allowed a two-run single to Hernan Perez that made it 9-8. Reed struck out Aguilar, but Pina hit a 3-2 slider deep over the left-field fence to give the Brewers the lead.
Jacob deGrom gave up four runs and eight hits in six-plus innings.
Michael Conforto went 3-for-4 with three RBIs, hitting a solo home run in the first inning and a two-run double in the fifth that made it 5-1. Neil Walker went 3-for-5 with a two-run double in the fifth inning that gave New York a 7-1 lead.
The Mets went 7-for-12 with runners in scoring position, but left six runners on base, including two in the sixth inning and a runner on third base in the eighth.
Brewers starter Wily Peralta allowed seven runs (six earned) and seven hits in 4 1/3 innings.
The Mets open a three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks on the road Monday at 9:40 p.m.
Zack Wheeler (2-2, 4.18 ERA) faces Zack Godley (1-0, 2.25 ERA) in the first game of the series.