The Mets (50-55) open a three-game series with the Phillies (46-59) on Monday at Citi Field at 7:10 p.m.
Bartolo Colon (9-8, 4.03 ERA) gets the start for the Mets, opposed by A.J. Burnett (6-9, 3.86 ERA) for Philadelphia.
The Mets finished their 10-game road trip with a 5-5 record after defeating the Brewers, 2-0, on Sunday >> Read more at MetsBlog
Daisuke Matsuzaka was placed on the 15-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right elbow. Buddy Carlyle was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas to take Matsuzaka’s spot on the roster.
The Mets continue to shop Bartolo Colon, and are willing to absorb some of his salary in order to facilitate a deal >> Read more at MetsBlog
The Mets were among the teams who attended a showcase for Cuban OF Rusney Castillo on Saturday.