Braves' Freddie Freeman back in lineup after elbow rest

9/28/19 Game Preview Atlanta Braves at New York Mets

9/28/19 Game Preview Atlanta Braves at New York Mets

Dominic Smith, making his first plate appearance in more than two months, hit a three-run walk-off home run in the 11th inning Sunday afternoon as the New York Mets completed a season-ending, three-game sweep of the visiting Atlanta Braves with a 7-6 win.

The Braves, who won their second straight National League East crown, finished 97-65 and will face the NL Central champion St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Division Series beginning Thursday.

The Mets are 39-36 against NL East teams. NY is averaging 4.7 RBIs per game this season. Atlanta has slugged.453, good for third in the majors. NY has a team on-base percentage of.324, led by Jeff McNeil with a mark of.384.

The New York Mets (84-76) are playing out the string, but they still had some big moments last night. Marcus Stroman secured his 10th victory and J.D. Davis went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBIs for NY. Mike Foltynewicz took his sixth loss for Atlanta.

Four inmates escape from OH jail, one spotted near Pittsburgh mall
He was being held on charges of felony identity fraud, misdemeanor obstructing official business and misdemeanor assault. The two male corrections officers that were scheduled to work on Saturday night called off sick, Sheriff Champlin said.

TOP PERFORMERS: Alonso leads the Mets with 51 home runs and is batting.259.

Freeman is batting.296 and has set career highs with 38 home runs and 121 RBI. Michael Conforto is 9-for-30 with three doubles, three home runs and 10 RBIs over the last 10 games for NY.

Ozzie Albies leads the Braves with 75 extra base hits and has 85 RBIs.

Braves manager Brian Snitker says outfielder Ender Inciarte will be shut down after his strained right hamstring did not respond well to running this week.

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