|Little gloomy at the outset (photo Pittsburgh Pirates)|
- Gregory Polanco is first in the NL in doubles (18), third in runs scored (39), seventh in runs batted in (38), and eighth in total bases (110). El Coffee is slashing .309/.391/.556, is tied with Cutch for the lead in HR with nine and leads the club in walks with 29.
- We bemoan RISP a lot, but Josh is picking up the slack - he's hitting .344 in those situations, and his 21 hits w/RISP are second in the NL.
- How do u kill time during a rain delay? Sell some brewskis to the folks that are left and put the hockey game on the Jumbotron.
- Elias noted that Steven Matz would join Jerry Koosman (1968) & Tom Glavine (2004) as the only Mets pitchers to win their first five road games of a season if he gets a victory tomorrow.