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• Left-handed reliever Robert Carson has not allowed a run in his last six outings covering 3 2/3 innings. He was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo on Aug. 21.

• The Mets have held their opponents to one or no runs a league-leading 33 times this season. Oakland is second with 32.

• Jason Bay's first-inning grand slam in Sunday's 5-1 win at Miami was the Mets' fourth slam this season. Scott Hairston (June 27 at Chicago), Ike Davis (June 18 against Baltimore) and Mike Nickeas (May 26 against San Diego) hit the others.

• Left-handed reliever Robert Carson has not allowed a run in his last six outings covering 3 2/3 innings. He was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo on Aug. 21.

• The Mets have held their opponents to one or no runs a league-leading 33 times this season. Oakland is second with 32.

• Jason Bay's first-inning grand slam in Sunday's 5-1 win at Miami was the Mets' fourth slam this season. Scott Hairston (June 27 at Chicago), Ike Davis (June 18 against Baltimore) and Mike Nickeas (May 26 against San Diego) hit the others.