Standings, Last Night's Loss & What's On Tap for May 1

The Mets, Braves and Marlins lost last night, the Phillies won and the Nationals were off.

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To read more about last night’s loss to Houston, check out this post on MetsBlog.com, as well as beat reports from MLB.com, the Wall Street JournalStar-LedgerBergen RecordESPNNewsday, the Daily News and New York Post.

Mike Pelfrey will undergo season-ending Tommy John Surgery on his right elbow today, John Ricco told reporters yesterday in Houston. Pelfrey was placed on the disabled list last week after an MRI revealed swelling in his right elbow.

According to ESPN New York, “Daniel Murphy is scheduled for his first game off this season tonight,” as the Mets continue their three-game series against the Astros with Jon Niese (2-0, 2.81 ERA) taking on J.A. Happ (1-1, 4.70 ERA) at 8:05 PM.