Mets top San Diego Padres 11-2 on opening day at Citi Field
The New York Mets soared to an 11-2 win against the San Diego Padres for their season opener at Citi Field today.
Jonathon Niese stepped nicely into his new role as No. 1 starter for the Mets, and Collin Cowgill capped a successful New York debut with a grand slam.
Niese enjoyed a big afternoon with both his arm and the bat after being handed the opening day assignment in place of an...