No Suspension for Ike
New York Mets first baseman was fined $750K and not suspended for his argument with first base umpire Manny Gonzalez after Gonzalez blew a pick off call on Tuesday night in Chicago.
New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers 10:05pm R.A. Dickey vs Aaron Harang
Tonight the New York Mets look to stretch their winning streak to three games as R.A. Dickey takes the mound after one of his roughest starts of the season against the Yankees last Sunday night. Dickey is looking to be the Major League’s first 12 game winner tonight against the Dodgers tonight.
Without sluggers Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier, the Mets are relieved of a home run threat against the knuckle baller.
Dodgers hitters hit .274 life time against Dickey as opposed to the Mets who hit .386 against Aaron Harang.
David Wright walks his way into Mets History
Last night Mets third baseman David Wright drew his 581st walk passing Darryl Strawberry for the franchise’s all time walk leader.