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Hou 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 3
NYM 0 1 0 7 0 0 0 1 1 9 10 1
Date of game: 3/29/2012

Recap: NY Mets vs. Houston

Port St. Lucie, FL (Sports Network) - David Wright crushed a grand slam during a seven-run fourth inning as the New York Mets took care of the Houston Astros, 9-1, in Grapefruit League action on Thursday.

Josh Thole finished 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI, while Ruben Tejada, Mike Pelfrey and Ronny Cedeno all knocked in runs for the Mets. Pelfrey picked up the win after giving up just one run and three hits over 6 1/3 innings.

Jason Castro drove in the lone run for the Astros, while starter Livan Hernandez was tagged for eight runs -- four earned -- on seven hits over 3 2/3 frames.

Game Notes

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