Mlb: Murphy's 3 - Run Homer In 9th Lifts Mets Over Marlins 3 - 1



MLB: Murphy's 3-run homer in 9th lifts Mets over Marlins 3-1Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer with one out in the ninth inning as the New York Mets ended the Miami Marlins' five-game winning streak with a 3-1 comeback victory Monday.



The Marlins grabbed the lead in the eighth with three consecutive two-out singles, breaking up Dillon Gee's shutout bid in a game that took only 1 hour, 58 minutes.

It was the fastest nine-inning game in the majors since the Padres and Astros also finished in 1:58 on June 27, 2012, according to STATS.

Jarred Cosart matched Gee by allowing just two hits in eight scoreless innings. But the Mets rallied against closer Steve Cishek (0-1).

The Mets (15-5) won with five hits. They have the best record in the majors and improved to 5-0 against Miami.