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Mets complete sweep of Padres for fifth-straight victory

For the vast majority of their series finale against the Padres this afternoon, the Mets had the lead, and in the end, they won 11-6.

After the Padres jumped out to a one-run lead in the top of the first, the Mets wasted no time in answering. Francisco Lindor led off the bottom of the inning with a solo home run, and three batters later, Pete Alonso hit a three-run home run to put the Mets in front.

In the fourth, the Mets added three more runs, one each on a Harrison Bader double, a Lindor sac fly, and a J.