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Reyes Hits Three, Scores Twice

Reyes Hits Three, Scores Twice

MIAMI — Jose Reyes had his first three-hit game since joining the New York Mets early this month and scored twice to help them beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Friday night.

Reyes drove in a run, stole a base and scored on two sacrifice flies by Yoenis Cespedes. The game was Reyes' first at Marlins Park since he played for Miami in 2012.

The Mets' James Loney entered the game as a defensive replacement and hit a two-run homer into the upper deck in the ninth inning.

Logan Verrett and three relievers combined on a seven-hitter for the Mets, who closed within a half-game of second-place Miami in the NL East.

Verrett took a shutout into the sixth for New York but...