PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP)Mets starter Noah Syndergaard continued his outstanding spring, with six solid innings, and New York scored a run in the bottom of the ninth inning to salvage a 5-5 tie Friday.

Jeurys Familia allowed four hits — including a home run to Randal Grichuk — walked two and retired only one batter as the Cardinals scored three in the top of the ninth.

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Syndergaard gave up two runs and five hits and struck out nine. Syndergaard has 19 strikeouts and only one walk in four starts this spring.

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Matt Adams was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI and Ruben Tejada, who was released by the Mets last week, had a pair of singles for the Cardinals.

St. Louis starter Michael Wacha allowed eight hits and two runs in 4 2/3 innings.

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