The Mets (7-9) lost to the Marlins (8-10) by the score of 4-2 today in Tradition Field.
Justin Turner left today’s game with a right ankle sprain.
According to reporters on Twitter, Turner was seen walking around without much of a limp. He later tweeted that he doesn’t ‘think it’s too bad. Hopefully just a day or two.”
Brandon Hicks replaced Turner at third base.
Shaun Marcum let up two runs and five hits in four innings.
To get a full recap and boxscore of today’s game, check out SNY.TV.
Matthew Cerrone, MetsBlog.com:
So, if Turner is out, and David Wright is out, who plays third base? I guess right now it’s a fight between Hicks, Omar Quintanilla and Zach Lutz. My hunch is Turner will be fine, and he so much as said so to reporters during the game, since he said he’s had worse sprains before and been fine. In either case, I can’t believe I’m about to split hairs and debate differences between Turner, Hicks, Lutz and Quintanilla, with regards to a starting third baseman. Yikes…
Tomorrow at 1 pm, the Mets host the Braves live on WPIX.