August 11, 2011
12:10 PM ET
RADIO: WFAN 660
NEW YORK METS
Starting Pitcher: Jon Niese (11-8, 4.12 ERA)
Niese hasn't made it past the sixth inning in his last three starts. He has been giving up one bad inning in each of those starts. Against the Padres, he is 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA.
SAN DIEGO PADRES
Starting Pitcher: Cory Luebke (4-6, 3.06 ERA)
Luebke struck out a career-high nine batters in his last start. He allowed one run on five hits in seven innings of work to span a three game losing streak. Luebke has never faced the Mets in his career.