The Mets and the Cardinals finisht their three game series today as the 2011 season continues to wind down. Yesterday the Mets dropped the second game of the series as they lost by the score of 6-5. Today Chris Capuano gets the start for the Mets wile Westbrook gets the start for the Cards.
Capuano is 11-12 this season with a 4.47 ERA. In his last two starts, he has pitched 11.0 innings while allowing only 3 ER. Last year he made one start against the Cardinals where he pitched 8.0 innings allowing only one earned run. The Cardinals have the following numbers against Capuano:
Pujols 17-30, 4 2B, 4 HR
Holliday 8-23, 2B, HR
Berkman 7-19, 3 2B
Molina 2-13, 2B
Jake Westbrook is 12-9 this season with a 4.58 ERA. In his last three starts he has pitched 14.2 innings with a 3.07 ERA. He made one start against the Mets this year where he allowed 2 ER over 8 innings of work. The Mets have the following number against Jake:
Reyes 3-7, 2B, 3B
Let's Go Mets!