Recapping the news and scores for May 17:
Braves reliever Cory Gearrin was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett to make room for Julio Teheran (link). It's a tough move for Gearrin after earning his first career win the same day, but he will be back up soon.
In other Mets news, Nick Evans and Ruben Tejada were recalled from Triple-A. Chin-lung Hu was sent to the minors.
- The Phillies fell to 25-16.
- The Phillies have lost four in a row, including a two-game series sweep by the Cardinals.
- Garcia posted a .287 WPA and lowered his ERA to 1.64.
- Albert Pujols added three hits, including a double.
- Lance Berkman hit a walk-off RBI single off J.C. Romero in the ninth.
Both the Nationals and Mets games were postponed due to rain. Jordan Zimmermann will be skipped in the Washington rotation.