New York Mets logoNew York Mets

New York Mets Lose, Oliver Perez Returns, Josh Thole Stays

NEW YORK - JULY 07:  Josh Thole #30 of the New York Mets runs against the Cincinnati Reds on July 7, 2010 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Jim McIsaac/Getty Images
Sammy MakkiAnalyst IJuly 21, 2010

POST GAME: D-BACKS 3, METS 2

The Mets lost another one in the desert tonight, 3-2, to the Diamondbacks. For the 11th straight game, the Mets failed to score more than four runs, and lost With Dickey starting for the fifth straight time.

Dickey was solid through seven, allowing three runs on seven hits. The Mets couldn't get to D-Backs rookie Barry Enright.

They got a leadoff home run from Angel Pagan in the ninth, cutting the deficit to 3-2, but went down in order after that.

The Mets are now 1-5 on their current 11-game road trip.

PLAYER MOVES

After hitting his first career home run in the eighth inning, Josh Thole remains with the club, even with Oliver Perez being reactivated. Justin Turner was demoted to Triple-A Buffalo to make room for him.

TO READ THE REST OF THIS ARTICLE, CHECK OUT
http://www.sammymakki.com/

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices