The Mets take on the Cardinals for a two-game series at Citi Field
Mets team trainers carry Jon Niese into the dugout.
Cardinals starter Kyle Lohse and Mets outfielder Jeff Francoeur collide at home.
Jon Niese, center, is carried off the field after injuring his right hamstring in the second inning.
Jerry Manuel checks on injured pitcher Jon Niese in the second inning.
David Wright hits a two-run home run in the first inning.
Jon Niese lies on the ground after he injured his right leg in the second inning.
Johan Santana pitches early in the Mets' game against the Cardinals.
Mets centerfielder Angel Pagan misplays Ryan Ludwigs's fourth-inning double that allowed Matt Holliday to score.
A dejected Francisco Rodriguez sits in the Mets dugout after giving up the game tying run in the ninth.
Jerry Manuel, center, talks to Razor Shines, left, as Daniel Murphy gets ready to bat before the game.
Albert Pujols hits a 10th-inning grand slam.
Mets pitcher Sean Green hangs his head while leaving the mound after Albert Pujols hit a 10th -nning grand slam.
Francisco Rodriguez sits dejected in the dugout after giving up a two-run lead in the ninth inning.