Duda Has Big Day, Mets Bats Come Alive Against Astros

Duda With 7 RBIs This Spring

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Lucas Duda and John Buck drove in two runs each and Ike Davis scored three times Saturday as the New York Mets beat the Houston Astros 9-6.

Duda went 3-for-3 with a double, while Buck had two hits and increased his spring training RBIs total to seven. Davis was 2-for-2 with a walk, stolen base and a RBI.

Houston’s Carlos Pena hit a two-run homer in the fourth.

Mets starter Jeremy Hefner allowed one hit in three scoreless innings. Astros starter Alex White gave up four runs and five hits in 2 2-3 innings.

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