PHILADELPHIA – On one night when the ball moved to Citizens Bank Park, all but one hit in the starting line had at least one hit.
The Outliner stood out like a sore thumb.
Robinson Cano couldn not hide the baton in the order again and goes 0-for-5 while leaving seven runners at the base of Mets & # 39;
Part of Brodie Van Wagenen's blockbuster offseason trade With the sailors Cano released his batting agent to .223 at the end of the night with an OPS at .631 – both marking the lowest in Mets' lineup Monday, but not the pot Steven Matz, but only Matz's OPS was lower. 19659002] "This will not make me hang my head or anything," Cano said. "I don't want to say [it’s] frustratingly. For me, it's only part of the game. As long as I make good contact and hit the ball hard, there's nothing else I can do about it." stranded on his quad that knocked out a ball on May 22 ̵
"To be honest, I felt like I was all the time, Cano said." I just hit them right on them. … All I can do is stay positive and continue to grind, do my job and know that they will fall. "
Cano made heavy contact on one of his outs Monday, a lined shot that found Rhys Hoskins glove at the first base to finish the fourth inning with a runner on others.
After flying out with Pete Alonso on The first base in the first inning got Cano a new shot in the second when he came to the plate with the bases loaded and two outs. Instead, he flew out to the center. Alonso stood first in sixth when Cano knocked out in three places. it was Alonso only once in the eighth when Cano was founded for a card stop.
To turn the knife a little further into the Mets side, Jay Bruce – part of the Cano trade that has since been traded to Phillies – piled on with a pinch here, two-run home run to make it 12-6 in the sixth.
"I think [Cano] is grinding away," boss Mickey Callaway said. "The results and the base hits have not come yet, but I think he squares the ball more and more. "