Daisuke Matsuzaka threw a 38-pitch bullpen session on Saturday.
Dice-K has been on the DL with elbow inflammation since July 25th. His role with the Mets has varied this season being used as both a relief and starting pitcher. On the season Matsuzaka has appeared in 28 games making nine starts with a 3-3 record and a 3.87 ERA. ANALYST: Jonathan Impemba
Jake Marisnick was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored on Thursday night against the Royals.
Jake Marisnick had two hits from the bottom of the order which included a double and a run scored in Houston’s 5 -2 win over Kansas City on Thursday night. His double in the second inning with two outs kept the inning alive and Marisnick scored on a single by Jose Altuve before Yordano Ventura left the game after a rain delay in the second inning. Although Marisnick struggled in the second half, he did finish September/October with a .275 average with three home runs and seven stolen bases. Analysis: Greg Jewett