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  • Mets 2 Florida 0: Johan Santana delivered a legendary start on Saturday. Pitching on three-days rest after throwing 125 pitches, Santana dominated the Marlins allowing only three hits and striking out nine. His 117-pitch complete game was truly pitching at its best.
    And the Mets needed ever pitch because the offense barely scratched out two runs. Jose Reyes led off the game with a single, stole second and eventually scored on a sacrifice fly. Ramon Martinez doubled home Daniel Murphy in the fourth and that was it for the scoring.
    That was all Santana needed and the Mets’ victory coupled with the Brewers’ loss puts them into a tie for the wild card. Philadelphia won and they clinched the division, which means it’s the wild card or bust for New York. The Mets play at 1:05 today with the Brewers facing the Cubs at 2:05. If the two teams are still tied at the end of the day they will face each other on Monday at Shea.
  • Colorado 5 Red Bulls 4: The Red Bulls gave up a goal in the 90th minute, losing the highest-scoring game in the league this season. The Red Bulls have four games left to solidify their playoff spot.
  • Yankees-Red Sox rained out: The teams will play a doubleheader tomorrow at 1:05 and 7:05.