August 16, 2011
10:05 PM ET
PETCO Park, San Diego
RADIO: WFAN 660
NEW YORK METS
Starting Pitcher: Jon Niese (11-9, 4.03 ERA)
Niese tied a career-high 122 pitches in his 7.2 innings of work in his last start. He allowed two runs, while striking out seven and walking two. Niese is 1-1 with a 1.08 ERA against the Padres.
SAN DIEGO PADRES
Starting Pitcher: Cory Luebke (4-6, 3.09 ERA)
Luebke allowed two runs in five innings in his last start, which was against the Mets. He struck out eight. In his career, he is 0-0 with a 3.60 ERA against the Mets.
Pagan-CF, Turner-2B, Wright-3B, Duda-1B, Bay-LF, Hairston-RF, Paulino-C, Tejada-SS, Niese-LHP