"We pitched very well tonight," Terry Collins after the Mets squeaked out a 2-1 win over the Giants last night. "That was the difference."
Jon Niese earned his eighth win of the season by allowing just one run in seven innings. Niese surrendered just three hits. He walked two and struck out five.
The bullpen led by Tim Byrdak, Jon Rauch, and Bobby Parnell held San Francisco scoreless in the eighth and ninth innings. Parnell earned his fourth save.