Ike Davis finally got his first extra-base hit at Citi Field this season.
The Wednesday Takeaway
Stop the presses, stock up on emergency supplies, and hide the women and children: Ike Davis got an extra-base hit at Citi Field.
The Mets first baseman entered play on Wednesday a hideous 3-for-56 in 15 games at his home ballpark, with only those three singles and four walks to show for his 60 plate appearances. Davis’ .054/.117/.054 triple slash in Queens made Adam Dunn’s .064/.235/.074 split against left-handed pitchers last season seem positively Ruthian. But perhaps, amid his team’s 6-3 loss to the Reds, Davis finally found a light at the end of his early-season tunnel.
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