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Mets starting lineup

Mets center fielder Carlos Beltran reacts after striking

Mets center fielder Carlos Beltran reacts after striking out to end the top of the seventh inning with the tying run on second base against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park, Sunday. (Aug. 8, 2010) Credit: Christopher Pasatieri

Here are the starting lineups for tonight's game against the Rockies and starter Ubaldo Jimenez, who leads the majors with 17 wins. Carlos Beltran (pictured) and Jeff Francoeur aren't starting.

Mets (55-56, third place in the NL East, 8.5 games behind the Braves)

1. Reyes, SS

2. Martinez, RF

3. Pagan, CF

4. Wright, 3B

5. Davis, 1B

6. Carter, LF

7. Thole, C

8. Tejada, 2B

9. Pelfrey, P (10-6, 4.16)

Rockies (58-53, third place in the NL West, 6.5 games behind the Padres)

1. Fowler, CF

2. Helton, 1B

3. Gonzalez, LF

4. Tulowitzki, SS

5. Hawpe, RF

6. Stewart, 3B

7. Olivo, C

8. Barmes, 2B

9. Jimenez, P (17-2, 2.61)


-Colorado is 3-21 in its last 24 games in New York.

-With a win tonight, Jimenez would hold the franchise record with 18 wins in a season.

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