The Mets (52-62) take on the Philadelphia Phillies (43-71) in the final game of a four-game series on Sunday at 1:35 p.m. at Citizens Bank Park.
|Curtis Granderson, RF||Cesar Hernandez, 2B|
|Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B||Freddy Galvis, SS|
|Michael Conforto, CF||Odubel Herrera, CF|
|Wilmer Flores, 3B||Rhys Hoskins, 1B|
|Dominic Smith, 1B||Nick Williams, RF|
|Travis d'Arnaud, C||Maikel Franco, 3B|
|Brandon Nimmo, LF||Hyun Soo Kim, LF|
|Jose Reyes, SS||Jorge Alfaro, C|
|Chris Flexen, P||Zach Eflin, P|
Who is starting today for the Mets?
Chris Flexen (1-1, 8.49 ERA) who recorded his first major league win in his last start against the Rangers. He allowed three runs on four hits in 5.2 innings. It was Flexen's longest outing so far in his young career. He only lasted three innings in his previous two starts.
Who is starting today for the Phillies?
Zach Eflin (1-3, 5.67 ERA) who earned the win in his last outing against the Braves. He allowed just two runs ons seven hits while striking out three and walking one in seven innings. Eflin lost three consecutive starts prior to the win. He allowed 22 earned runs over that span.
With a win today, the Mets will have won 17 of their last 20 series against the Phillies...Yoenis Cespedes homered in back-to-back games for the first time this season with a homer off Aaron Nola last night...Asdrubal Cabrera is hitting .369 with eight homers, 22 RBI and 17 runs scored against the Phillies since joining the Mets in 2016...Amed Rosario is 4-for-his-last-7 with a double, home run, one RBI and three runs scored.