THESHOW
CHICAGO (N) CUBS AT NEW YORK (N) METS
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THESHOW
CHICAGO (N) CUBS AT NEW YORK (N) METS
GAME ID: 1424 - FRIDAY, JUNE 5TH, 2026 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago (N) Cubs (25-31) 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 5 8 0
New York (N) Mets (20-37) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 9 0
Great Effort by Mets 1B Hirayama Not Enough in 5-4 Loss
New York (N) got a terrific performance from first baseman Hitoshi Hirayama, but it wasn't enough to beat the Chicago (N) Cubs. Chicago (N) won the Citi Field contest, 5-4. Hirayama was the player of the game despite being on the losing side. He hit 2 home runs. He drove in 3 runs and scored twice. Mark Montgomery converted his 13th save in 13 tries. New York (N), at 20-37, has lost 4 straight.

Christian Yelich, who is a four-time All-Star, chipped in for Chicago (N) with a 2-run home run in the top of the sixth. For the game, the left fielder had 2 hits in 4 at-bats with 1 home run, 1 single, 1 run scored, and 3 RBI.

"It takes a lot of things to win a ballgame," said Chicago (N) manager . "It's usually not just one thing."
CHICAGO (N) BATTING LINESCORE NEW YORK (N) BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Carlisle SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .313 11 30
J. Ellis 1B 4 0 2 1 0 2 2 .266 1 4
P. Cooper RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .263 12 39
A. Meadows CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .149 0 2
B. Posey C 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 .333 5 9
   b-A. Caligas C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 4 17
A. Russell 2B 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .222 5 22
C. Yelich LF 4 1 2 3 0 2 0 .256 5 21
R. Devers 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .241 4 12
D. Casey P 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 .000 0 0
   S. Hall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   T. Watson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   a-J. Wallace PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .294 2 5
   M. Montgomery P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
Totals 33 5 8 5 2 8 12      
a - J. Wallace pinch hit for T. Watson in the 9th
b - A. Caligas substituted for B. Posey in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: J. Ellis 2 (6, 1st Inning off Z. Jones, 0 on, 1 out; 3rd Inning off Z. Jones, 1 on, 2 outs)
Triples: A. Russell (2, 4th Inning off Z. Jones, 1 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: C. Yelich (5, 6th Inning off Z. Jones, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: C. Yelich 5 , B. Posey , J. Ellis 4 , J. Carlisle 2 , A. Russell 3
2-out RBI: C. Yelich , J. Ellis
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: A. Meadows , P. Cooper 2
GIDP: P. Cooper , J. Wallace
Hit by Pitch: D. Casey
Team LOB: 2

BASERUNNING
SB: J. Carlisle (25)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 2 (Carlisle-Russell-Ellis, Carlisle-Russell-Ellis)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
T. Cruz CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .274 1 24
B. Phillips LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .271 2 16
B. Cramer SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .285 6 27
H. Hirayama 1B 3 2 3 3 0 0 0 .282 17 38
D. Shelton RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .222 4 8
D. Rose C 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250 5 14
B. Baker 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .226 4 18
K. Marte 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .226 0 0
Z. Jones P 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .167 0 1
   M. Gonzalez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   a-J. Martínez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219 3 15
   S. Tanaka P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   b-J. Garza PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .125 1 6
Totals 34 4 9 4 1 5 11      
a - J. Martínez pinch hit for M. Gonzalez in the 8th
b - J. Garza pinch hit for S. Tanaka in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: D. Rose (13, 2nd Inning off D. Casey, 0 on, 2 outs) T. Cruz (21, 8th Inning off S. Hall, 0 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: H. Hirayama 2 (17, 6th Inning off D. Casey, 0 on, 2 outs; 8th Inning off S. Hall, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: H. Hirayama 9 , D. Rose 3 , B. Baker , B. Phillips 2 , T. Cruz 2
2-out RBI: , H. Hirayama 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: B. Baker , K. Marte , J. Garza
GIDP: B. Cramer , D. Shelton
Hit by Pitch: H. Hirayama
Team LOB: 3

BASERUNNING
SB: K. Marte (4)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 2 (Marte-Baker-Hirayama, Baker-Cramer-Hirayama)
CHICAGO (N) PITCHING LINESCORE NEW YORK (N) PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
D. Casey W (1-1) 7.1 6 1 1 0 4 1 83 56 3.38   
S. Hall 0.1 3 3 3 0 0 1 16 11 5.09   
T. Watson H (3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 3.86   
M. Montgomery SV (13) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 7 0.00   
PITCHING
Game Score: D. Casey 66
Batters Faced: D. Casey 27, S. Hall 4, T. Watson 1, M. Montgomery 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: D. Casey 9-7, S. Hall 0-1, T. Watson 1-0, M. Montgomery 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: D. Casey 83-56, S. Hall 16-11, T. Watson 6-3, M. Montgomery 12-7
Hit Batsmen: D. Casey
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
Z. Jones L (2-4) 7.0 8 5 5 1 6 1 107 73 5.35   
M. Gonzalez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 7 0.30   
S. Tanaka 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 17 10 3.42   
PITCHING
Game Score: Z. Jones 46
Batters Faced: Z. Jones 30, M. Gonzalez 3, S. Tanaka 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: Z. Jones 7-7, M. Gonzalez 2-0, S. Tanaka 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: Z. Jones 107-73, M. Gonzalez 9-7, S. Tanaka 17-10
Hit Batsmen: Z. Jones
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Hitoshi Hirayama
Ballpark: Citi Field
Weather: Clear skies (67 degrees), wind blowing in from center at 11 mph
Start Time: 7:10 PM EST
Time: 3:01
Attendance: 17111
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