June 26: Saturday Mets Links and Open Thread
MetsToday – Buried deep within his recap of last night’s game, Joe Janish wonders if Francisco Rodriguez is having ankle problems.
Brooklyn Met Fan – Mike Pelfrey’s performance in last night’s game has allayed the fears of BMF.
OnTheBlack – Despite the naysayers, Kerel Cooper says David Wright IS clutch.
NY Daily News – Just days after he was nailed by TMZ for extracurricular activities, Johan Santana says his elbow isn’t fully recovered from surgery. Interesting timing.
Long Live Shea Stadium – A scouting report on Minnesota’s Carl Pavano.
The Mets take on the Twins today at Citi Field. Johan Santana will face Carl Pavano. Here’s the lineup, via ESPN NY:
Jose Reyes, SS
Jesus Feliciano, CF
David Wright, 3B
Ike Davis, 1B
Jason Bay, LF
Rod Barajas, C
Jeff Francoeur, RF
Alex Cora, 2B
Johan Santana, LHP
And here is video of Johan Santana talking about facing his old team: