ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Travis Taijeron hit a run-scoring single in the seventh inning to give the Syracuse Mets a 2-1 win over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs on Wednesday.

Sam Haggerty scored on the play after he led off the inning with a double and advanced to third on a ground out by Jason Krizan.

The single by Taijeron scored Haggerty to give the Mets a 2-1 lead.

In the top of the first, Syracuse grabbed the lead on a stolen base that scored Arismendy Alcantara. Lehigh Valley answered in the fifth inning when Maikel Franco hit an RBI double, scoring Phil Gosselin.

Daniel Zamora (2-1) got the win with 1 1/3 innings of scoreless relief while Tyler Gilbert (1-4) took the loss in the International League game.


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