Two struggling Mets played big tonight. Carlos Delgado had a breakout night with two homers and five RBI. John Maine, who lost his last two starts, is back on the right track. He pitched six strong
-Carlos Gomez left the game in the second with a strained left hamstring. They could DL him tomorrow.
-Delgado has 15 RBI over his last 11 games.
-Good night for Ambiorix Burgos with two scoreless innings.
-Shawn Green sat tonight and will again tomorrow (cracked metatarsal bone in right foot).
-Jose Valentin stopped by. He’ll go with the team tomorrow back to NY to be re-examined (right knee), then return to Port St. Lucie for some minor league rehab games. His projected return is two weeks.
-The Mets have won six straight games here.