New York Mets defeat Washington Nationals, 6-3

Where's the winter outcry about that Lastings Milledge for Ryan Church and Brian Schneider swap now?

Church, aided by former teammate Austin Kearns' misplay in right field, homered and had four RBI as the Mets beat the last-place Nationals, 6-3, Tuesday night at Shea.

The Mets had been 0-for-8 with runners in scoring position, but caught a break when Church sent a two-out rope to right field in the sixth. Kearns froze and it narrowly traveled over his head, allowing ...