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“You don’t want to panic early but, right now, with what’s going on, we are going to shake some things up,” manager said. “We’ve got to start playing better.”
New York has dropped six of eight to fall into third place in the NL East. Up next, another World Series rematch with Kansas City beginning Tuesday night at Citi Field.
“We are going to look at every angle we can,” Collins said.
With injuries sidelining , and , one ray of hope is the anticipated return of cheap Travis d’Arnaud jersey, who is expected to be activated Tuesday. The catcher has been on the disabled list since April 26 with a strained rotator cuff and is finishing up a rehab assignment at Triple A Las Vegas.
“He hasn’t played in the big leagues in a long time. What’s he got, 30 minor league at bats?” Collins said. “You only hope his bat adds something to us. We have nothing to go on.”
, who went 7 for 13 in the series, matched his career cheap mlb jerseys for sale high with four hits and the Braves jerseys finally mustered some offense for Teheran (3 7), who yielded only ‘s clean single leading off the third inning.
Conforto never advanced, and Teheran dominated New York the rest of the afternoon, ruining cheap Jacob deGrom jersey’s birthday as a Father’s Day crowd of 41,576 booed the home team repeatedly.
“We know we are a great team and we’ve just got to start producing,” the slumping Conforto said. “I don’t think there’s any panic.”
Atlanta (23 46) arrived at Citi Field this weekend with the worst record in the majors, but played with much more energy and focus than the defending NL champions. A pair of former Mets jerseys farmhands earned the wins in the initial two games of the series, and Teheran sent Atlanta to its first sweep at Citi Field since September 2012.
“These guys came in and they outplayed us for three straight days,” Mets jerseys second baseman said. “Across the board, we have to be better. Like I said, a good time for an off day.”
In a matchup of quality starters getting little help from their teammates lately, deGrom (3 4) remained winless since April 30. He lost his third consecutive outing and fell to 0 4 in nine starts since winning his first three of the season.
Pitching on his 28th birthday and as a dad on Father’s Day for the first time, deGrom gave up three runs and five hits in six innings.
The 2014 NL Rookie of the Year struck out six and walked one.
“I wasn’t very good today,” deGrom said.
homered and drove in two runs for Atlanta, which has won five straight for the first time since the first five games of last season.
Teheran struck out seven and retired his final 21 batters while posting Atlanta’s first complete game this season. The 25 year old right hander from Colombia threw a season high 120 pitches, 82 for strikes, in his third major league shutout and fifth complete game.
Mets jerseys fan favorite gave the crowd a rare reason to cheer when he tumbled onto the rolled up tarp to make a tenuous catch of a foul popup. The third baseman wound up wedged between the tarp and a low retaining wall, but held onto the ball.