MLB: N.Y. Mets 7, Washington 0

June 7, 2009 at 5:58 PM

WASHINGTON, June 7 (UPI) -- Livan Hernandez pitched seven shutout innings Sunday and the Mets' bullpen mopped up in New York's 7-0 win over the Washington Nationals.

Hernandez (5-1) gave up four hits.


David Wright was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI, while Daniel Murphy also had two hits and drove in a run for the Mets. Outfielder Ryan Church (hamstring) was activated from the 15-day disabled list prior to the game and had two hits and a run.

Adam Dunn had two of the five hits for Washington, which has lost four of its last five games.

Craig Stammen (0-2) suffered the loss in only his fourth big league start. He allowed five runs on six hits in five innings.

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