The Mets (5-4-1) host the Red Sox (4-5) on Monday at 1:10 p.m. at First Data Field in St. Lucie, which you can watch live on SNY.
Brandon Nimmo is back in the lineup (as the DH) after his bout with what was thought to be self-induced food poisoning that turned out to be a virus. ... Fresh off his 3-for-4 game Sunday that included a mammoth three-run homer, Dominic Smith gets the start at first base. ... The other half of the Mets' split squad travels to play the Astros.
|Gorkys Hernandez, CF||Brandon Nimmo, DH|
|Rafael Devers, 3B||Amed Rosario, SS|
|J.D. Martinez, DH||Robinson Cano, 2B|
|Christian Vazquez, C||Michael Conforto, RF|
|Sam Travis, 1B||Wilson Ramos, C|
|Tate Matheny, LF||J.D. Davis, 3B|
|Tony Renda, 2B||Dominic Smith, 1B|
|Cole Sturgeon, RF||Keon Broxton, CF|
|Chad De La Guerra, SS||Tim Tebow, LF|
Who is starting for the Mets?
LHP Steven Matz..
After Matz, Jeurys Familia, Justin Wilson, Seth Lugo, and Eric Hanhold are among those scheduled to pitch.
Who is starting for the Red Sox?
LHP Eduardo Rodriguez.
The Mets travel to face the Marlins on Tuesday at 1:05 p.m.