Game Rewind: Mets-Cubs (06.10.1962)

The New York Mets squeezed out a win against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field, 2-1. The Mets scored the eventual winning run in the sixth inning when Jim Hickman scored on a wild pitch by Cubs starter Dick Ellsworth.

The Mets pounded out 10 hits in the game, led by three hits from Hickman and two hits apiece from Joe Christopher and Gil Hodges.

Roger Craig started for New York, pitching 8 1/3 innings and allowing one run and 10 hits to improve his record to 3-8. Ken MacKenzie relieved Craig with one out in the ninth inning to record his first save of the season.

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