- Instead of looking forward to their first postseason appearance since 2006, the Mets will finish with their worst record since going 66-95 in â€™03.
- Wilton Lopez, scheduled to start for the Astros on Sunday, has had some control problems, walking six and hitting a batter in 14 1-3 innings. Heâ€™s making his second consecutive start after being used out of the bullpen in his first six major league appearances.
- The right-hander struggled Tuesday night, surrendering five runs in 3 2-3 innings to suffer a 7-4 loss at Philadelphia.
- This will be Lopezâ€™s first appearance against the Mets.