Tonight’s Mets Lineup vs. Braves

Here is the lineup the Mets will send to bat against Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson:

Jose Reyes – SS
Ruben Tejada – 2B
Carlos Beltran – RF
Daniel Murphy – 3B
Angel Pagan – CF
JasonBay – LF
Lucas Duda – 1B
Josh Thole – C
Dillon Gee – RHP

Whew! Glad to see a second baseman back in the #2 spot. My whole world seemed out of whack last night!

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  1. George June 15, 2011 at 5:42 pm
    I don’t know, I kinda preferred Tejada batting eighth. He kept getting on base and setting the table for Reyes’ big hits. Then again, the opposite may work in him scoring Reyes from the 2 spot. Let’s see how this goes…