Rehabbing CF Matt den Dekker was 1-for-5 and is now 4-for-20 (.200/.261/.200) over his five rehab games.
Little LHP Angel Cuan started.
Where are the Gnats’ runs going to come from in the second half? On this night, SS Philip Evans, who was 1-for-4 with a two-run homer, his second longball of the year. The 20-year old is now hitting .188/.255/.245 in 67 games in one of the most disappointing performances by a Mets’ position player prospect this year.
Matt Koch was ok (5-3, 4.71): 6 IP, 8 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 4 K, 1 HR
CF Brandon Nimmo (.294/.396/.406 – 44 games): 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout. The walk was his 24th and the strikeout his 51st.