Things you should know about today's game...
1) Chris Flexen allowed four runs over five-plus innings in his first start since Sept. 3. The 23-year-old surrendered three hits, three walks and struck out four. Flexen allowed a single and two walks to start the sixth and was relieved by Josh Smoker, who allowed all three runners to score.
2) Juan Lagares went 3-for-3 and Tomas Nido drove in both Mets runs with a double in the seventh, his first Major League extra-base hit.
3) Erik Goeddel, Kevin McGowan and Jacob Rhame allowed six runs, six hits and three walks in three innings of relief.