Tonight's Mets Starting Lineup Against Giants; Reyes Pushed Back

Sammy MakkiAnalyst IJuly 17, 2010

NEW YORK - JUNE 19:  Carlos Beltran #15 of the New York Mets celebrates in the dugout after scoring in the eigth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 19, 2009 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO-- The New York Mets lineup tonight against the San Francisco Giants is out, and it includes Carlos Beltran for a third straight game, but Jose Reyes has been pushed back until Monday.

Tonight's Mets lineup against San Francisco:

CF Angel Pagan

2B Alex Cora

3B David Wright

CF Carlos Beltran

1B Ike Davis

LF Jason Bay

C Rod Barajas

SS Ruben Tejada

P Hisanori Takahashi

Reyes will get an extra day to rest his sore right oblique. Mets manager Jerry Manuel did use the word "may" though, when telling reporters he'll return Monday.

Once again, Mike Pelfrey (stiff neck), scratched tonight. He'll start Monday in Arizona.