Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Red Reign Gets The Night Off, Gee Goes For #11: Mets Lineup Vs. Padres - August 17, 2011
Justin "Red Reign" Turner will get a breather tonight as Willie Harris will fill in for him at second base in this evening's rubber game against the Padres.
Dillon Gee takes the hill for the Mets, vying for his 11th victory. The Mets, and Gee, need a good outing. Although he has pitched well this year, Gee has been slumping a little of late. The Mets not only need to win this game, but Gee needs to turn in a solid performance.
The Mets who have been playing poorly of late need to finish up this road trip with a solid victory before returning home for Friday's game against the red hot Brewers.
This evening's Mets lineup: