The Mets (54-69) play the second game of a four-game series with the Arizona Diamondbacks (68-57) tonight at 7:10 p.m. at Citi Field.
Who is starting tonight for the Mets
Tommy Milone (1-2, 7.91 ERA), who last pitched for the Mets in May. He was on the DL with a left knee sprain.
His last start came on May 21 where he took the loss against the Angels. He allowed eight runs -- seven earned -- on seven hits in 1 1/3 innings.
Who is starting tonight for the Diamondbacks?
Patrick Corbin (10-11, 4.25 ERA), who has won back-to-back starts. His latest came against the Astros, when he just missed throwing a complete game as he went 8 2/3 innings, allowing no runs on just four hits. He also struck out seven and walked only one batter.
Corbin has not allowed a run in his two starts while totaling 15 strikeouts to two walks.
With a win, Terry Collins will be tied with Bobby Valentine for the most wins (536) by a Mets manager in team history. ... Michael Conforto has six home runs and 10 RBIs in his last 16 games. ... Yoenis Cespedes has five homers, 11 RBIs and nine runs scored in his last 13 games. ... Matt Harvey pitched three innings for Double-A Binghamton, allowing two runs on four hits (one homer) with three strikeouts and one walk. He owns a 3.86 ERA in three rehab starts.