New York Mets defeat Washington Nationals, 7-4
Johan Santana calls it crazy.
The Mets' lefthander struggled through what he calls the strangest game of his career to earn the win as the Mets completed a sweep of the Nationals with a 7-4 win at Citi Field Wednesday night.
"It was the weirdest game ever. I was just trying to make my pitches," Santana said. "I don't think I ever had that before, 11 strikeouts and six walks. Really weird. We were just fortunate enough to win this game."
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