The Mets (53-63) will play the second game of a four-game set with the New York Yankees (62-55) at Yankees Stadium on Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. 7:05 p.m.
Who is starting today for the Mets?
Jacob deGrom (13-5, 3.21 ERA) who earned the win in his last start against the Phillies. He didn't allow a run as he scattered four hits and struck out nine in 6 2/3 innings.
deGrom is 9-2 with a 1.82 ERA in his last 11 starts. He also has 85 strikeouts over that span.
Who is starting today for the Yankees?
Sonny Gray (0-3, 4.83 ERA) who has now lost three consecutive starts after suffering a loss against the Blue Jays in his last outing. He allowed three runs -- two earned -- on four hits while striking out six and walking four in six innings.
Gray has not made it through the seventh inning in six straight starts. He is still looking for his first win as a Yankee.
The Mets lead the National League in home runs with 176 on the season...Yoenis Cespedes has four homers and seven RBI in his last six games...Curtis Granderson has three home runs, six RBI and six runs scored in his last five games. After hitting a home run last night, he now has 69 homers at Yankee Stadium.