Alonso hustles, homers as Mets blank Diamondbacks 5-0

  • New York Mets designated hitter Pete Alonso (20) scores off of an RBI double from New York Mets’ Eduardo Escobar against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the bottom of the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday in New York. (AP Photo/Jessie Alcheh)

NEW YORK — Pete Alonso hustled around the bases to spark the pivotal rally and later hit a two-run homer that helped the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-0 on Sunday.