Mets' heavy hitters light on production

Skipper ponders lineup shift as righties Wright, Bay, Francoeur struggle

Updated: April 22, 2010, 11:41 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Well, it was fun while it lasted.

The Mets and Cubs were slowed down by a 26-minute rain delay on Wednesday night. Then the Mets' two-game winning streak came to a screeching halt with a 9-3 loss.

The sudden arrival of top prospect Ike Davis from Triple-A, along with strong pitching performances by Jonathon Niese, Mike Pelfrey and the Mets' bullpen, propelled the Mets to victories over the Cubs on Monday and Tuesday.

They also masked the Mets' ...

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