You Are Here > Baseball-Reference.com > Game Previews > NYM @ LAD, Thursday, July 22, 2010



Game Preview: NYM @ LAD, 10:10pm, Thursday, July 22, 2010 @Dodger Stadium

Mets, 49-46, 49-46 2nd, 6½ GB, 3½ GB in WC

SP: Hisanori Takahashi (35, LHP, 7-4, 4.69)

2010 Gamelogs / 2010 Splits / vs. LAD Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2010 (7-4) 80.2 86 42 42 32 74 11 4.69
Last 7 GS 3-2 35.2 45 27 27 14 27 9 6.81 41
2010-07-17 @SFG L 2.2 7 6 6 1 2 2 55 21
2010-07-04 @WSN W 5.0 5 3 3 2 7 1 86 50
2010-06-29 @FLA ND 5.2 9 6 6 2 4 2 110 29
2010-06-24 DET L 4.0 8 6 6 4 4 2 92 22
2010-06-18 @NYY W 6.0 4 0 0 2 3 0 103 65
2010-06-12 @BAL W 7.0 6 1 1 1 2 0 93 62
2010-06-06 FLA ND 5.1 6 5 5 2 5 2 90 39
Has never faced LAD as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   30-16   Road:   19-30   ExtrInn: 4-6 
 vsRHP:  34-35   vsLHP:  15-11   1-Run:  11-18
 vsEast: 19-20   vsCntrl: 7-9    vsWest: 10-12 IL:13-5 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 95 Wed, Jul 21  @ARI  L   3-4 (14)  49-46  2nd  6.5 gb
 94 Tue, Jul 20  @ARI  L   2-3       49-45  2nd  6.5 gb
 93 Mon, Jul 19  @ARI  L   2-13      49-44  2nd  5.5 gb
 92 Sun, Jul 18  @SFG  W   4-3 (10)  49-43  2nd  5.0 gb
 91 Sat, Jul 17  @SFG  L   4-8       48-43  3rd  5.0 gb
 90 Fri, Jul 16  @SFG  L   0-1       48-42  2nd  5.0 gb
 89 Thu, Jul 15  @SFG  L   0-2       48-41  2nd  5.0 gb
 88 Sun, Jul 11   ATL  W   3-0       48-40  2nd  4.0 gb
 87 Sat, Jul 10   ATL  L   0-4       47-40  2nd  5.0 gb
 86 Fri, Jul  9   ATL  L   2-4       47-39  2nd  4.0 gb
 Last 10: 2-8    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30:12-18
Dodgers, 50-45, 50-45 4th, 6 GB, 2½ GB in WC

SP: Hiroki Kuroda (35, RHP, 7-8, 3.74)

2010 Gamelogs / 2010 Splits / vs. NYM Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2010 (7-8) 108.1 115 55 45 30 90 9 3.74
2009 (8-7) 117.1 110 59 49 24 87 12 3.76
2008 (9-10) 183.1 181 85 76 42 116 13 3.73
Last 7 GS 2-4 39.0 38 17 17 10 43 2 3.92 55
2010-07-17 @STL L 6.0 4 1 1 1 8 0 101 67
2010-07-07 FLA L 7.0 6 4 4 0 4 1 103 53
2010-07-02 @ARI L 1.2 8 6 6 2 3 0 64 16
2010-06-26 NYY W 5.1 7 4 4 3 5 1 110 40
2010-06-20 @BOS L 7.0 6 2 2 1 9 0 115 65
2010-06-15 @CIN W 5.0 3 0 0 2 8 0 84 67
2010-06-08 STL ND 7.0 4 0 0 1 6 0 101 74
Last 5 v.NYM 0-3 16.1 28 17 14 10 6 4 7.71 33
2010-04-27 @NYM L 6.0 5 2 2 3 4 1 87 55
2009-07-08 @NYM L 4.1 8 5 4 2 1 0 91 28
2008-06-01 @NYM L 2.2 7 6 6 2 0 2 66 18
2008-05-06 NYM ND 3.1 8 4 2 3 1 1 80 30
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   29-20   Road:   21-25   ExtrInn: 5-3 
 vsRHP:  37-29   vsLHP:  13-16   1-Run:  16-12
 vsEast:  5-11   vsCntrl:17-15   vsWest: 24-8  IL: 4-11

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 95 Wed, Jul 21   SFG  W   2-0       50-45  4th  6.0 gb
 94 Tue, Jul 20   SFG  L   5-7       49-45  4th  6.0 gb
 93 Mon, Jul 19   SFG  L   2-5       49-44  4th  6.0 gb
 92 Sun, Jul 18  @STL  L   4-5       49-43  4th  5.5 gb
 91 Sat, Jul 17  @STL  L   0-2       49-42  4th  4.5 gb
 90 Fri, Jul 16  @STL  L   4-8       49-41  3rd  3.5 gb
 89 Thu, Jul 15  @STL  L   1-7       49-40  3rd  2.5 gb
 88 Sun, Jul 11   CHC  W   7-0       49-39  2nd  2.0 gb
 87 Sat, Jul 10   CHC  L   3-7       48-39  3rd  2.0 gb
 86 Fri, Jul  9   CHC  W   9-7       48-38  2nd  2.0 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:12-18
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Wed, Apr 28, 2010 NYM  7  LAD  3        W:John Maine (1-1), L: John Ely (0-1), S: none
Tue, Apr 27, 2010 NYM 10  LAD  5        W:Hisanori Takahashi (2-1), L: Charlie Haeger (0-3), S: none
Tue, Apr 27, 2010 NYM  4  LAD  0        W:Johan Santana (3-1), L: Hiroki Kuroda (2-1), S: none

Thu, Jul 09, 2009 LAD 11 @NYM  2        W:Randy Wolf (4-3), L: Livan Hernandez (5-5), S: none
Wed, Jul 08, 2009 NYM  5  LAD  4        W:Oliver Perez (2-2), L: Hiroki Kuroda (3-5), S: Francisco Rodriguez (22)
Tue, Jul 07, 2009 LAD  8 @NYM  0        W:Clayton Kershaw (6-5), L: Mike Pelfrey (6-4), S: none
Wed, May 20, 2009 LAD  2  NYM  1        W:Brent Leach (1-0), L: J.J. Putz (1-3), S: Jonathan Broxton (11)
Tue, May 19, 2009 LAD  5  NYM  3        W:Chad Billingsley (6-1), L: John Maine (3-3), S: Jonathan Broxton (10)
Mon, May 18, 2009 LAD  3  NYM  2 (11)   W:Ramon Troncoso (1-0), L: Brian Stokes (1-2), S: none
Sun, Jun 01, 2008 NYM  6  LAD  1        W:Johan Santana (7-3), L: Hiroki Kuroda (2-5), S: none
Season Series: 2010 - NYM over 3-0; 2009 - LAD won 5-1; 2008 - NYM won 4-3; All-Time - LAD leads 305-249

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2010 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

NYY  5.38

CHW  4.51

SEA  3.31

RA/G

SDP  3.46

COL  4.36

ARI  5.65

BA

J. Hamilton  .353

R. Brignac  .279

L. Valbuena  .166

OBP

J. Morneau  .437

L. Scott  .355

B. Wood  .185

SLG

M. Cabrera  .643

J. Guillen  .461

B. Wood  .225

OPS

M. Cabrera  1.060

N. Walker  .808

B. Wood  .411

ERA

J. Johnson  1.62

G. Floyd  3.87

N. Blackburn  6.53

K/9IP

B. Morrow  10.01

M. Garza  6.84

N. Blackburn  3.09

Baseball-Reference.com-- Baseball's History: 1871-Now

Mets Batters (4.33 RS/G) vs. Dodgers Pitchers (4.49 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 18.Kuroda
G/S/vB
51.Broxton
G/S/vB
56.Kuo*
G/S/vB
50.Link
G/S/vB
31.McDonald
G/S/vB
45.Miller
G/S/vB
37.Monasterios
G/S/vB
59.Schlichting
G/S/vB
52.Sherrill*
G/S/vB
35.Taschner*
G/S/vB
36.Weaver
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
21.Barajas G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 4/1.250 ··· ··· 6/.334 1/no AB 3/.666 261/199 .226/.265/.420/.685 .482/.750 .703 56/.431 0/0 12/3
44.Bay G/S/vP 6/.834 8/.393 8/.708 ··· ··· 3/.666 1/.000 ··· 5/.200 2/1.000 16/.527 387/294 .257/.346/.403/.749 .795/.735 .676 88/.603 10/0 6/1
15.Beltran# G/S/vP 2/2.500 5/1.400 9/.611 ··· ··· 8/1.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 4/.500 49/1.049 26/22 .261/.346/.391/.737 .750/.732 .737 26/.737 0/1 0/0
4.Blanco G/S/vP 7/.000 2/.000 3/1.334 1/2.000 ··· 4/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 4/1.750 88/68 .269/.330/.397/.727 .478/.801 .619 9/.444 1/0 2/0
23.Carter* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 79/79 .263/.291/.408/.699 /.699 .664 22/.745 0/0 2/0
1.Castillo# G/S/vP 9/.444 1/.000 5/.200 1/no AB ··· 3/.333 1/2.000 ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 13/.558 182/119 .242/.343/.275/.618 .616/.619 .605 8/.500 7/1 0/1
13.Cora* G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· 2/.000 2/1.000 ··· 176/148 .214/.270/.283/.553 .417/.578 .525 59/.484 4/1 0/2
29.Davis* G/S/vP 3/1.667 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· 339/256 .253/.327/.441/.768 .748/.775 .665 95/.721 1/0 13/4
6.Evans G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/ .000/.000/.000/.000 .000/ 2/.000 0/0 0/
12.Francoeur G/S/vP 3/1.000 2/1.500 ··· 1/no AB ··· 9/.444 ··· ··· 1/.000 5/.933 5/.800 336/253 .243/.295/.378/.673 .787/.636 .664 65/.490 7/2 8/3
16.Pagan# G/S/vP 5/.400 4/.500 5/.800 2/2.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/3.000 2/.000 359/256 .311/.367/.480/.847 .697/.904 .810 76/.996 20/6 8/2
7.Reyes# G/S/vP 8/1.125 5/.000 11/.473 ··· ··· 5/1.200 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 5/.800 13/.308 364/254 .277/.318/.413/.731 .800/.723 .627 52/.535 19/2 6/8
11.Tejada G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 122/90 .212/.297/.250/.547 .754/.467 .533 65/.455 1/2 0/3
30.Thole* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 29/28 .480/.552/.640/1.192 .000/1.238 1.482 29/1.192 0/0 1/0
2.Turner G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 18/11 .059/.111/.118/.229 .143/.273 .258 9/.472 0/0 0/0
5.Wright G/S/vP 11/1.192 6/.500 9/.888 ··· 1/no AB 7/.821 ··· ··· 2/2.000 1/.000 11/1.493 408/314 .304/.380/.517/.897 1.266/.789 .871 99/.885 15/7 15/10
IP 108.1 40.0 30.1 5.2 5.0 24.1 52.1 18.0 21.2 19.1 30.2 TOTAL .255/.318/.395/.713 .731/.707 .674 .659 87/22 77/50
ERA-K/9 3.74/7.5 3.15/12.4 0.89/11.0 3.18/4.7 7.20/9.0 4.44/11.1 3.61/4.1 2.50/5.0 7.48/5.0 6.05/7.9 3.52/6.2 4.13/7.8

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Barajas (23-4-3)
 Blanco (9-7-2)
 Thole (2-1-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 468/.271 167/.255 115/.126 26/.304 26/.375 103/.244 225/.253 75/.224 116/.344 88/.275 128/.250 .253  Francoeur
 Pagan
 Bay
 Carter
 Beltran
0/0/88/9
1/77/5/6
90/0/0/6
4/0/4/0
0/6/0/0
OPS .709 .636 .415 .732 1.006 .754 .764 .562 1.034 .828 .653 .711
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 197/.771 79/.552 36/.083 10/1.000 15/1.252 37/.754 106/.690 27/.462 49/.677 29/.810 44/.733 .716
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 271/.664 88/.712 79/.566 16/.579 11/.664 66/.741 119/.824 48/.619 67/1.305 59/.837 84/.612 .709
Home 246/.719 101/.667 53/.235 7/.429 26/1.006 56/.653 135/.809 36/.570 58/1.064 39/.539 63/.531
Last 28d days 93/.783 46/.968 33/.426 6/.667 26/1.006 42/.738 24/.594 45/.675 22/1.264 / 39/.776
HR/SB/CS 9/11/4 1/4/1 1/0/0 0/1/1 1/0/0 4/4/2 9/5/1 0/0/0 3/0/0 3/1/0 1/5/2 77/46/26
Usage ····X··· ·X·X···· ·X··X··· ·····oo· ··X····· ···o··o· ··X··X·· ·o·X··X· ·oX··Xo· ········ ··X·X···
Dodgers Batters (4.64 RS/G) vs. Mets Pitchers (4.01 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 47.Takahashi*
G/S/vB
64.Dessens
G/S/vB
43.Dickey
G/S/vB
25.Feliciano*
G/S/vB
39.Parnell
G/S/vB
75.Rodriguez
G/S/vB
22.Valdes*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Anderson* G/S/vP ··· 6/.000 24/.875 4/.833 7/.486 4/.750 ··· 146/117 .187/.207/.288/.495 .534/.486 .336 26/.392 1/0 2/2
12.Ausmus G/S/vP ··· 23/.266 ··· 5/1.400 ··· ··· ··· 4/ .250/.250/.500/.750 .750/ / 0/0 0/0
3.Belliard G/S/vP 1/.000 31/.258 2/1.000 5/.650 ··· 6/1.500 ··· 140/81 .221/.309/.344/.654 .557/.723 .548 41/.394 1/2 2/4
23.Blake G/S/vP 1/.000 5/.000 9/1.635 ··· 1/.000 10/.200 1/no AB 339/246 .254/.330/.421/.752 .832/.722 .774 85/.698 0/4 10/10
14.Carroll G/S/vP 1/.000 4/.500 2/.000 5/.900 ··· 1/.000 ··· 237/163 .289/.388/.335/.723 .736/.717 .725 45/.736 6/0 0/5
33.DeWitt* G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 270/229 .275/.358/.377/.735 .584/.763 .845 54/.793 2/1 1/5
17.Ellis G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 58/44 .204/.286/.224/.510 .539/.499 .652 18/.465 0/0 0/1
16.Ethier* G/S/vP 2/1.000 1/2.000 ··· 5/.000 ··· 4/.500 ··· 338/244 .310/.376/.540/.916 .650/1.020 .951 99/.795 1/0 16/1
15.Furcal# G/S/vP ··· 20/.718 ··· 8/.750 2/2.000 2/.000 ··· 299/226 .337/.393/.522/.915 .908/.917 .920 107/1.165 16/3 7/12
5.Johnson G/S/vP 2/3.000 2/.000 3/1.000 ··· ··· 5/.200 1/2.000 135/64 .291/.316/.386/.702 .922/.456 .738 25/.737 1/2 0/0
27.Kemp G/S/vP 2/.000 2/1.500 ··· ··· 1/no AB 2/.000 1/.000 417/317 .261/.317/.457/.774 .747/.783 .773 94/.772 15/11 16/4
7.Loney* G/S/vP 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 4/.500 ··· 3/.000 ··· 395/290 .304/.357/.432/.789 .590/.863 .808 92/.790 9/4 6/2
55.Martin G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/2.000 3/.666 1/.000 351/263 .244/.346/.328/.673 .667/.675 .643 75/.612 6/2 5/9
30.Paul* G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 1/3.000 110/91 .270/.318/.370/.688 .649/.696 .812 46/.630 3/0 0/2
99.Ramirez G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 15/.988 ··· 1/.000 11/1.364 ··· 220/177 .317/.409/.516/.925 .795/.955 .941 21/1.219 1/1 8/3
IP 80.2 21.1 79.0 36.2 14.2 47.0 38.1 TOTAL .267/.336/.403/.739 .694/.755 .753 .738 62/30 73/78
ERA-K/9 4.69/8.3 1.69/3.8 2.73/6.2 2.70/8.6 1.23/9.8 2.68/10.7 4.46/9.9 3.85/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Ausmus (0-0-0)
 Ellis (10-4-1)
 Martin (36-22-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 353/.277 85/.236 330/.257 168/.301 60/.273 201/.242 173/.260 .266  Ethier
 Paul
 Ramirez
 Kemp
 Anderson
 Johnson
 Carroll
0/0/74/5
20/0/12/3
45/0/0/2
0/95/0/1
25/0/6/1
47/5/14/0
2/0/0/0
OPS .795 .673 .658 .780 .613 .668 .731 .744
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 77/.598 22/.859 142/.626 75/.744 22/.818 86/.777 59/.864 .735
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 276/.851 63/.603 188/.679 93/.809 38/.482 115/.585 114/.647 .748
Road 187/.898 48/.754 217/.646 94/.877 36/.753 100/.751 121/.770
Last 28d days 77/.997 41/.790 137/.685 40/.936 52/.646 49/.821 36/.497
HR/SB/CS 11/3/1 0/0/0 5/7/2 1/0/0 0/0/0 3/4/1 2/1/0 82/34/12
Usage ····X··· X·o·o·o· ·X····X· ooX···o· Xo···oo· ···XX··· X·X·X···

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.