Daniel Murphy (NYM): 2nd career multi-HR game (1st this season), 8 HR this season after hitting 6 HR in each of the previous 2 seasons
Daniel Murphy: 4th Mets second baseman with a 4-hit, 5-RBI game. The other 3 are Ken Boswell (1971), Gregg Jefferies (1989) and Edgardo Alfonzo (1999). Alfonzo went 6-for-6 with 3 HR in his game against the Astros.
Murphy is one of three Mets second basemen with 4 hits, 5 RBI AND 2 HR in a game, along with Jefferies and Alfonzo
Only other 2nd baseman to have such a game against the Expos/Nationals was Marcus Giles of the Braves in 2003.
1st second baseman this season with a 4-hit, 2-HR 5-RBI game. Robinson Cano was last player to have one (last October 3).
Matt Harvey has allowed 1 or fewer runs in 13 starts this season. In those 13 games, Harvey has 6 wins, 6 no-decisions (including tonight) and 1 loss.
The Mets 11-0 win on Friday was the 8th shutout this season in which the winning team scored more than 10 runs. The most runs in a shutout this season is 15 by the Reds on April 5th against ... the Nationals
Nationals recorded their 10th shutout loss this season (4th-most in MLB) and 2nd shutout loss vs Mets this season (only team to shut out Nationals more than once). Last season, the Nationals were shut out 8 times.