The Mets (48-55) finish up their road trip with a three-game set against the Colorado Rockies (60-46) Tuesday at Coors Field at 8:40 p.m. on SNY.
|Michael Conforto, CF||Charlie Blackon, CF|
|Asdrubal Cabrera, 3B||DJ LeMahieu, 2B|
|Yoenis Cespedes, LF||Nolan Arenado, 3B|
|Jay Bruce, RF||Mark Reynolds,1B|
|Neil Walker, 2B||Gerardo Parra, LF|
|Wilmer Flores, 1B||Trevor Story, SS|
|Amed Rosario, SS||Carlos Gonzalez, RF|
|Travis d'Arnaud, C||Jonathn Lucroy, C|
|Steven Matz, P||Jeff Hoffman, P|
Who is starting today for the Mets?
Steven Matz (2-4, 5.51 ERA), who took the loss in his last start against the Padres. He allowed six runs on nine hits in three inings. Matz has now allowed nine hits in his last three starts.
Who is starting today for the Rockies?
Jeff Hoffman (6-3, 5.58 ERA), who has lost back-to-back starts. His latest came against the Cardinals where he allowed seven runs, six earned on seven hits in four innings. Hoffman struggles at home, owning a 7.79 ERA and .311 opponent batting average in 32.1 innings.
Amed Rosario will be making his long-awaited big league debut tonight. He was hitting .328 with seven homers and 58 RBI in 94 games with Triple-A Las Vegas...The Mets have at least one homer in 42 of 50 road games this season...Michael Conforto is tied for the most homers in the majors since the All-Star break (7).