Today is the 10-year anniversary of David Wright‘s first game with the Mets.
The Mets travel to Seattle and begin a three-game series Monday against Howard Johnson, Chris Woodward, Jason Phillips and their Mariners at 10:10 p.m. ET.
Jon Niese (5-4, 2.96 ERA) will return from the disabled list to face M’s LHP Roenis Elias (7-8, 4.54).
The Mets did not get a hit Sunday until the eighth inning as they dropped two of three to the Padres to start the second half of the season >> Read MetsBlog’s Game Recaps.
Reliever Buddy Carlyle was designated for assignment to make room on the roster for Jon Niese, who will be activated from the DL on Monday to start against the Mariners.
Mets Triple-A infielder Wilmer Flores has a 21-game hitting streak for the Las Vegas 51s.
Mets first round draft pick Michael Conforto was 1 for 4 with a single playing his first professional game on Saturday for the Brooklyn Cyclones.
The Mets are not actively looking to trade 2B Daniel Murphy, Mets GM Sandy Alderson told beat reporter Mike Puma >> Read more
According to Alderson, the Mets will not trade prospects for players in the final year of their contracts at the trade deadline >> Read more