Live Game Blog: San Diego Padres v. Mets: 6/14/14 with Postgame comments- Archive
It is an absolutely beautiful Saturday afternoon at Citi Field. Thank you for following the Mets on PIX blog! Lineups: Padres: RF- Will Venable SS- Everth Cabrera RF- Seth Smith 3B- Chase Headley 1B- Yonder Alonso C- Yasmani Grandal CF- Cameron Maybin 2B- Alexi Amarista P- Jesse Hahn Mets: SS- Ruben Tejada 2B- Daniel Murphy 3B- David Wright RF- Bobby Abreu 1B- Lucas Duda LF- Chris Young C- Taylor Teagarden CF- Matt de Dekker P- Zack Wheeler Fun Mets Facts: Ruben Tejada is batting .321 with 2 home runs and 6 RBI over his last 16 games. Tejada has 5 multi-hit games in his last 13 starts. The Mets collected 5 doubles last night. Over their last 17 games, they have 30 doubles. With Daniel Murphy’s stolen base last night, the Mets have 53 on the season, which is the 3rd most in the majors. Bobby Abreu is only the 6th player in MLB history to swipe 400 or more bases and hit 250 or more HRs (288). Joining Joe Morgan, Rickey Henderson, Bobby Bonds, Barry Bonds and Craig Biggio.