The Mets lose to the Nationals 8-5 as Noah Syndergaard strikes out seven batters, Brandon Nimmo collects three hits and Jeurys Familia allows five runs.
Things you should know about today's game...
1) Syndergaard racked up seven strikeouts in 3 2/3 innings, allowing no runs >> CLICK HERE to read more about his start
2) While Syndergaard was terrific, Familia was not. His final line: 1 1/3 IP, 5 ER, 4 H, 2 HR allowed.
3) Nimmo, making a strong case to be the Mets everyday center fielder, went 3-5 with a double and a triple. His double was off Nats' star Stephen Strasburg.
What's Next for the Mets...
The Mets travel to face the Tigers on Friday at 1:05 p.m.
Steven Matz is scheduled to start.