Found August 14, 2012 on 213 Miles From Shea:
The Mets travel tonight to start another road trip after a disappointing but not completely tragic home stand. They finished the home stand on a high note, beating the Braves 6-5 and surviving a potential ninth inning meltdown after a fantastic Niese performance. Chris Young will take on Mat Latos for the opener. Chris Young is 3-6 over 12 games and 68.1 innings with an ERA of 4.87. He already faced the Reds once this season where he allowed 3 runs, 2 earned over 7 innings of work. Recently, he has had one really good start (7 innings, 1 ER) sandwiched between two bad starts (4 IP 6 ER and 4.1 IP 7 ER). The Reds have the following numbers against Young: Rolen 2-13 Valdez 4-11, 2B Phillips 1-8 Bruce 1-6 Cairo 0-3 Mat Latos is 10-3 over 141.2 innings with an ERA of 3.81. In the last three games he has pitched 22.1 innings with 3 ER. Earlier this season Mat faced the Mets allowing 7 hits and 3 earned runs over 5 innings of work while striking out 7. Mat has the following numbers agains...
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