Tom Glavine starts tonight against Florida, at Jupiter, Fla. He will be followed by Ambiorix Burgos and Lino Urdaneta.
Aaron Heilman, shut down a week with tendinitis in his right elbow, said he hopes to pitch tonight, but manager Willie Randolph isn’t sure and might push him back a day. Translation: Don’t count on seeing Heilman.
Pedro Martinez could play catch again today. He’s played catch three times so far in his comeback from rotator cuff surgery.
Ruben Sierra hasn’t told the Mets whether he’ll accept an assignment to Class AAA New Orleans.