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Travis d'Arnaud set for debut

Updated: August 17, 2013, 9:19 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

SAN DIEGO -- Travis d'Arnaud is poised to make his major league debut for the New York Mets on Saturday night against the San Diego Padres.

D'Arnaud, acquired in the December trade that shipped reigning NL Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey to the Toronto Blue Jays, will catch and bat sixth for the Mets at Petco Park.

He officially is with the major league club for three days, while veteran catcher John Buck is on paternity leave. But Mets manager Terry Collins reiterated Saturday that ...

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