Maybin has big hit in 11th, Braves beat Mets 5-3

Maybin has big hit in 11th, Braves beat Mets 5-3

NEW YORK (AP) - Cameron Maybin had a two-run single in the 11th inning, and the Atlanta Braves' beleaguered bullpen shut down the Mets over the final four-plus innings in a come-from-behind, 5-3 victory over New York on Saturday.

Maybin came up with runners on second and third and one out, and sent a liner off Carlos Torres (2-3) into left-center.

Facing a Mets bullpen without closer Jeurys Familia, whose son was born while he was finishing off Friday night's win, the Braves rallied for two in the ninth to end a five-game skid against New York.

Andrelton Simmons had four hits for the Braves, who won for just the fourth time in 11 games.

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Freddie Freeman, who homered against Jacob deGrom in the first, tied it 3-all with a liner past diving shortstop Wilmer Flores in the ninth. Maybin had an RBI single earlier in the inning.

Jason Grilli (2-2) pitched one inning.

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