Newsclip®: [Sports] Mets’ boom-or-bust offense goes boom in Nats beatdown | New York Post

"WASHINGTON — The Mets’ all-or-nothing lineup was clearly in “all” mode Monday night. One more home run by the visiting team might have sent the White House into lockdown. This was pure bliss by the Mets, who had waited nearly three weeks for this kind of breakout. David Wright, Yoenis Cespedes and Neil Walker all homered, giving Bartolo Colon plenty of cushion in a rare D.C. laugher, 7-1 over the Nationals, that extended the Mets’ winning streak to four games. After placing Lucas Duda on the disabled list with a stress fracture in his back, the Mets took a small step toward proving they can survive without the slugging first baseman. The victim was Gio Gonzalez, who barely survived a third inning in which Wright hit a three-run homer. The lefty got knocked out after Cespedes and Walker launched consecutive blasts in the fifth. “It’s a very difficult task to replace Duda, we all know that — he’s a very high-quality", nypost.com


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