The Mets (53-64) will play the third game of a four-game set with the New York Yankees (63-55) at Citi Field on Wednesday at 7:10 p.m.
|Jacoby Ellsbury, CF||Juan Lagares, CF|
|Aaron Hicks, LF||Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B|
|Aaron Judge, RF||Yoenis Cespedes, LF|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Michael Conforto, RF|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Travis d'Arnaud, 3B|
|Chase Headley, 3B||Amed Rosario, SS|
|Garrett Cooper, 1B||Dominic Smith, 1B|
|Ronald Torreyes, 2B||Rene Rivera, C|
|Jaime Garcia, LHP||Robert Gsellman, RHP|
Who is starting today for the Mets?
Robert Gsellman (5-5, 6.16 ERA), who has been out since June 28 with a strained hamstring. He allowed three runs on five hits against the Marlins in his last start before landing on the disabled list.
In his last rehab start with Double-A Binghamton last week, the right-hander pitched six shutout innings and allowed three hits.
Who is starting today for the Yankees?
Jaime Garcia (5-8, 5.40 ERA), who allowed three runs in 5 2/3 innings against the Red Sox in his lasting outing. Since joining the Yankees, Garcia has given up nine runs on 12 hits in 10 1/3 innings.
The southpaw is 2-5 with a 3.00 ERA in nine career starts against the Mets.
The Mets have collected 404 extra-base hits this season, which is fifth in the majors...The Mets have dropped two straight to the Yankees but are 4-3 over their last seven games...Michael Conforto is tied for third in the majors with 12 home runs in the second half...