Mets offense comes alive early in Game 3 rout of Dodgers

Mets center fielder Yoenis Cespedes celebrates after hitting a three-run home run during the fourth inning of Monday’s Game 3 against the Dodgers in New York.

NEW YORK — Curtis Granderson tied a franchise postseason record with five RBIs, and the New York Mets came back from an early deficit to rout the Los Angeles Dodgers 13-7 Monday in Game 3 of the National League Division Series at an electrified Citi Field.

The Mets set a team record for runs in a playoff game.

New York leads the series two games to one and will try to close out the Dodgers in Game 4 on Tuesday night, when rookie left-hander Steven Matz gets the start.

With their season on the line, the Dodgers will send three-time Cy Young Award-winning left-



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