The bruised and battered Mets go back out to Coors Field on short rest after suffering a brutal 13-inning loss Friday night. New York had several opportunites to win and snap their losing streak, but it was not meant to be, and at the end of the nigth they had their 5th consecutive loss. General Manager Omar Minaya emphasized Friday night that Willie Randolph's job was safe, so maybe that reaffirmation will help put the club at ease.
Pitching Matchup: Claudio Vargas (0-2, 4.76 ERA) vs. Jeff Francis (1-4, 5.87 ERA)
In a game the Mets need so desperately, they give the ball to a guy who was not on the team for Opening Day.
The Rockies are starting lefty Je
I am pretty tired of ranting on and on about the Mets, and giving my best rally cry, only to watch them falter. We all know how big this game is, and we all know how injury plagued and unconfident the Mets are right now. Let's just hope and pray that today is the day it all gets turned around. With Vargas on the hill the onus is on the lineup to get it done. Hey, may be