PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Curtis Granderson hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and a New York Mets split-squad earned a 3-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.
Granderson hit his third homer of the spring on the third pitch he saw from reliever Drew Storen, driving it over the fence in right field.
Giancarlo Alvarado earned the win in relief and Storen took the loss. Bobby Parnell earned the save.
Washington's Tanner Roark allowed a run in 5 2-3 innings with five strikeouts.