- Chris Capuano went seven innings, giving up two runs on five hits, while striking out six and walking one.
- Jason Bay had another nice day at the plate, driving in two runs in the eighth inning to give the Mets the lead.
- David Wright went 2-4 at the plate with an RBI.
- It was a sloppy game defensively for the Mets. Jose Reyes and David Wright each had two errors.
- Bobby Parnell blew another save this afternoon. After entering the ninth inning with a one run lead, he gave up a two-run single to Aramis Ramirez.
Next Up: The Mets will send Miguel Batista to the mound for tomorrow's series finale against the Cubs. Matt Garza gets the start for Chicago. Game time is 8:10 p.m.