Yoenis Cespedes was once ready to hit if the Mets wanted him Sunday, however was once by no means introduced the chance.
For caution’s sake, manager Terry Collins mentioned he kept Cespedes at the bench, a day after the Mets’ superstar outfielder injured his left hip sliding for a ball within the outfield.
Collins mentioned he expects Cespedes again in the lineup for Monday’s recreation in opposition to the Cardinals.
“i will put him in the lineup, unless he has to take himself out,” Collins mentioned after the Mets’ THIRTEEN-FOUR loss to the Rockies.
Cespedes left in ache within the 6th inning on Saturday after creating a divot in left box that looked as if it would hinder him from catching Nolan Arenado’s bloop.
“I’m simply satisfied there’s not anything more severe, because it sure regarded worse than it grew to become out to be,” Collins mentioned. “We’re satisfied that it’s best going to be a day and not every week or a month.”
Hansel Robles used to be recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas, the place he had a 5.79 ERA in 18 appearances. the best-hander will replace Chase Bradford, who was optioned to Las Vegas after allowing earned runs over two innings Sunday. Robles was demoted from the Mets on Might 23 after a string of tough outings.With sufficient time, T.J. Rivera makes his element. Eventually, each and every… T.J. Rivera completed 1-for-FOUR to increase his profession-highest hitting streak to 11 games. throughout the streak he is hitting .425 with three homers and and 10 RBIs. It’s the longest hitting streak through a Mets player in view that Juan Lagares hit in 13 consecutive games in 2013.
Fernando Salas’ disastrous season endured with two runs allowed in the fourth inning. The veteran reliever has allowed six earned runs over his last 4 appearances and watched his GENERATION swell to 6.57.
Jacob deGrom struck out in a pinch-hitting look in the 5th inning.