Astros Vs. Mets, Game 2: Chris Snyder's Blast Leads Houston To 6-3 Win

Chris Snyder hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the second to extend Houston's lead to 5-0, and the Astros would eventually win 6-3.

The win was Houston's second over the Mets in as many days, giving the Astros their first series win since the season-opening series against the Colorado Rockies.

J.A. Happ got the start, giving up three earned runs over 6 1/3 innings. Snyder went 1-for-3. His second home run followed a two-run blast by Jed Lowrie in the first inning. Jose Altuve and Brian Bogusevic each went 2-for-4 as the only Astros with multiple hits. J.D. Martinez went 1-for-3 with an RBI. Brett Myers pitched a perfect ninth inning to pick up the save.

The Astros have won four of their last six games, moving into fifth place in the NL Central.

For more on the Houston Astros, be sure to check out From The Crawfish Boxes. For more on the Mets, be sure to check out our blog Amazin' Avenue and all your MLB news is at Baseball Nation.

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