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Mets (47-46) Vs. Dodgers (50-44) Preview: Game Time, TV Schedule And Probable Pitchers

The New York Mets will turn to Miguel Batista (1-2 4.33 ERA) to turn things around after Johan Santana was blasted in Friday night's 7-6 loss. He'll be taking on Los Angeles Dodgers' starter Chris Capuano (9-5 2.75 ERA) in Game 2 of this three-game series. The Mets desperately need a win, having lost eight of their last 10 and fallen to 4 1/2 games out of the Wild Card race.

Batista is 4-0 in his last five starts vs. the Dodgers, but has not faced the team since 2006, when he was a member of the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Mets last saw Capuano in a 3-2 victory from late June, with Capuano giving up all three runs.

Date/Time: Saturday, July 21 1:10 p.m. ET

Television Coverage: WPIX

Streaming Coverage: MLB.tv


Current Series

Dodgers lead the series 1-0

Fri 07/20 WP: Aaron Harang (7 - 5)
SV: Kenley Jansen
LP: Johan Santana (6 - 7)
6 - 7 loss

Los Angeles Dodgers
@ New York Mets

Saturday, Jul 21, 2012, 1:10 PM EDT
Citi Field

Chris Capuano vs Miguel Batista

Partly cloudy. Winds blowing in from left field at 5-10 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 80.

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Sun 07/22 1:10 PM EDT

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