Miller will pitch for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday, and could possibly come off the 15-day disabled list and rejoin the team after that.
“We will see where he is at. The thing is we don’t have to build him up [like a starter.] We have him throwing 25 pitches [Monday],’’ manager Joe Girardi said. “We will see how he feels. If he feels good we have to make a decision.’’
Storen needed just 15 pitches to close out the ninth inning of a 3-1 win over San Francisco. He is second in the National league with 25 saves.
Storen (1-0) has a 1.97 ERA with 37 strikeouts and seven walks in 32 innings of relief this season.
Surkamp, who started the year with the White Sox before being traded to the Dodgers in May, was 4-2 with a 4.50 ERA in six starts at Oklahoma City.
He is 4-3 with a 6.20 ERA in seven MLB starts, all of which were made with the Giants between 2011-13. He appeared in 35 games with the White Sox last season.
Axford pitched a scoreless ninth, allowing one hit and protecting a two-run lead.
Axford turned in his third straight scoreless outing.
Verrett made quick work of the scuffling L.A. lineup, allowing just one hit while striking out three hitters. He has allowed just four hits in six appearances with the Mets since making his team debut on June 18.
Bassitt tossed 5 2/3 innings, gave up two runs on five hits and struck out three batters. He was dominant through five innings, but got in trouble in the sixth when he allowed two runs to score off a Seth Smith single.
Bassitt is now 0-2 on the season with a 2.95 ERA in 21 1/3 innings.
Rodney closed out the ninth inning, though it took him 26 pitches to do so. He allowed a walk, one hit but did strike out a batter in the process.
Rodney (2-3) has a 5.18 ERA with 27 strikeouts and 17 walks in 33 innings of relief this season.
Siegrist needed just 14 pitches to retire the Padres in order and pick up his first save since June 16. He is 3-0 with a 1.45 ERA and 14 holds on the season.
Uehara struck out two batters and didn't allow any hits. He has a 2.70 ERA this season.
Holland moved to 2-0 on the year with his first win since May 12.