Jurrjens works 6 sharp innings in Atlanta win

By: AP
By: AP

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - Jair Jurrjens threw six scoreless innings
to help the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Tuesday. Jurrjens allowed four hits, struck out six and walked none.

Jonathon Niese also pitched well for the Mets, allowing two runs
and two hits in four innings. The 22-year-old left-hander is
competing for the final spot in New York's rotation.

Josh Anderson hit a two-out, two-run homer off Niese in the
second inning and finished with two hits.

Daniel Murphy went 3-for-4 for New York, raising his spring
average to .400. Ryan Church hit a solo homer in the seventh

WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 41410302 - wtvy.com/a?a=41410302
Gray Television, Inc.