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Matz Sharp, Mets Feast On Dodgers Pitching To Take Series

Matz Sharp, Mets Feast On Dodgers Pitching To Take Series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Matz is having the time of his young baseball life, winning his first two career starts, including silencing the Los Angeles Dodgers' powerful lineup. Matz scattered two hits over six scoreless innings, Wilmer Flores went 4 for 5, and the New York Mets won 8-0 Sunday to take two out of three from the NL West leaders. "The Dodgers have a really good team," Matz said, "so it was good to win the series and I think it will definitely give us momentum going into San Francisco." Matz (2-0) struck out eight and walked two in a strong follow-up to winning his major league debut a week ago against Cincinnati. His 14 strikeouts after two...

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