The New York Mets continue a three-game series with the Chicago Cubs on Saturday afternoon at Citi Field. (Game Time: 4:10 p.m. ET, TV Schedule: SNY)
The Mets dropped the series opener on Friday, 8-7, after Chicago's 22-year old first baseman Anthony Rizzo connected for a career-best four hits with one home run and three RBI.
Dillon Gee will make the start for New York and hope to reverse recent misfortunes. He has lost two straight starts and four out of his last five.
Gee will face Jeff Samardzija, who is coming off a career-best 11-strikeout performance in his previous start.
Cubs lead the series 1-0
WP: Travis Wood (4 - 3)
LP: Johan Santana (6 - 5)
|7 - 8 loss|
|Sun 07/08||1:10 PM EDT|