Livan Hernandez of the Expos has pitched five complete games in his past eight starts.
Pedro Borbon of the Cardinals has given up 14 hits and nine runs in four innings since being recalled last month.
Line of the day
Vinny Castilla, Braves 3B
AB R H RBI HR
4 2 3 4 1
Pedro Martinez of the Red Sox, who starts today, is 10-0 with a 0.94 ERA against the Mariners.
He said it
"I got to meet all my neighbors last night. Everybody was out on the stoop eating ice cream." Art Howe, Mets manager, on how he spent Thursday in blacked-out New York