Carlos Gonzalez homered before leaving with a finger injury, Juan Nicasio pitched seven scoreless innings and drove in three runs, and the Colorado Rockies beat the New York Mets 7-4 on Thursday night.
Suspended Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez was released without bail Thursday and ordered to stay away from his girlfriend’s father, whom he is accused of attacking at Citi Field.
The New York Mets continue to dominate the Colorado Rockies at home. They’ll look to make it 23 wins in 26 home games against the Rockies on Wednesday night.
Mike Pelfrey returned to early season form, outpitching Ubaldo Jimenez for seven innings, to help the New York Mets kick off a crucial homestand with a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.
Ubaldo Jimenez is on the cusp of setting a franchise mark for wins in a season. Victories have been hard for his team to come by when it has visited the New York Mets.