Padres v. Mets Lineups and Chatroom 4/4/13
Starting lineups, Padres v. Mets 4/4/13
Tidbits from the game notes:
ON THE HILL: Eric Stults makes his 2013 debut today…the southpaw made his first career Opening Day roster with the Padres this season…claimed off waivers last year by SD on 5/17…went on to go 8-3 with a 2.92 ERA (30 ER/92.1 IP) over 18 games, 14 starts, for SD…finished last season by making 10 starts from 8/6-9/29, going 7-1 with a 2.79 ERA (19 ER/61.1 IP), a .246 (57-for-232) opponents batting average and 39 strikeouts against just 14 walks over that stretch…Padres went 8-2 in his final 10 starts over that span.
NY STATE OF MIND: Jesus Guzman is hitting .344 (11×32) with four doubles and seven RBI in 10
career games at Citi Field…as a starter at Citi Field is hitting .367 (11X30) with four multi-hit games
out of eight…his .344 average at Citi Field is the 9th highest by a player (min. 30 AB)…against the
Mets is a career .341 (14×41) hitter in 13 games.