Cubs 2, Mets 1

NEW YORK -- Starlin Castro homered on the first pitch of the ninth inning to snap a tie and lift Chicago to the win.

Castro's homer off Jenrry Mejia landed just beyond the right field fence.

Castro and Ryan Sweeney each had two hits, while Luis Valbuena had an RBI single in the fourth for the Cubs, who snapped a three-game losing streak.