ATLANTA - The Mets enter Monday's off day with a five-game losing streak, but they don't plan a roster reshuffling to awaken what has been a slumbering lineup.
"We've done everything we can," manager Terry Collins said after Sunday's 1-0 loss to the Braves.
Indeed, the Mets have promoted the likes of Dilson Herrera (.206), Eric Campbell (.177) and Darrell Ceciliani (.261) in an effort to bolster a lineup missing critical pieces such as Daniel Murphy and David Wright.
Infielder Matt Reynolds remains perhaps the last prominent position-player prospect at Triple-A Las Vegas who has yet to get a call-up.
Said Collins: "We've had everybody from Triple-A here."
The Mets will have to wait a few days longer for Murphy (quadriceps) to come off the disabled list. They had hoped he would be activated for Tuesday night's series opener against the Brewers. But Murphy likely won't be ready until the beginning of the next homestand on Friday.
Back by Milwaukee?
Jeurys Familia (groin) and Travis d'Arnaud (elbow) could be available for Tuesday night's game in Milwaukee.
One day after hyperextending his left elbow in a collision at home plate, d'Arnaud said he felt "a little stiff." But he expected to be available in an emergency Sunday.
"You never know what could have happened on that play," d'Arnaud said. "I was fortunate it was just a hyperextended elbow."
Familia won't test his groin until Tuesday. Collins rested him Sunday to give him three consecutive days off after he suffered the injury while pitching on Friday night.
The Mets also should get back infielder Ruben Tejada after he rested Sunday, one day after rolling his left ankle while covering third base.
Collins kept Tejada out of Sunday's game because the Mets are playing one man short on the bench.
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