The Dodgers continued their offensive ways on the road. Adrian Gonzalez homered and had three hits, Carl Crawford scored three times and Yasiel Puig had three hits in a win over the Mets at Citi Field.
Juan Uribe strained his right hamstring in Tuesday's win over the Mets, the same injury that limited him to one pinch hit appearance over seven days last week. Uribe said the injury felt worse than last time.
The Dodgers and Mets face each other for the first time this season in a three-game series at Citi Field in Queens, New York. Before the two NL foes play each other, Steven Schreiber answered some Mets related questions for TBLA.
The red-hot Carl Crawford makes his 11th start in the last 15 games, starting in left field for the Dodgers on Tuesday over Andre Ethier. Crawford is hitting .450/.463/.700 in his last 12 games, with three home runs.
The Dodgers have been walking hitters like crazy this season, especially the bullpen. Josh Beckett gets the start on Tuesday night against the Mets in New York, looking to snap a two-game losing streak.
The Dodgers will send Josh Beckett, Hyun-jin Ryu and Zack Greinke to the mound against the Mets, who will send a pair of arms making their second major league starts in the first two games in the series.