The Mets look to make it three wins in a row as they take on the Phillies in the second game of their three-game series at Citi Field.
|Cesar Hernandez, 2B||Jose Reyes, 3B|
|Odubel Herrera, CF||Asdrbal Cabrera, SS|
|Aaron Altherr, RF||Yoenis Cespedes, LF|
|Maikel Franco, 3B||Neil Walker, 2B|
|Ryan Howard, 1B||James Loney, 1B|
|Cameron Rupp, C||Alejandro De Aza, CF|
|Jimmy Paredes, LF||Curtis Granderson, RF|
|Freddy Galvis, SS||Rene Rivera, C|
|Jeremy Hellickson, RHP||Noah Syndergaard, RHP|
When and Where: 7:10 p.m. from Citi Field on WPIX.
Who's Pitching for the Mets: RHP Noah Syndergaard (11-7, 2.61 ERA) - threw eight scoreless innings and allowed just two hits in his last start against the Giants. Is 2-2 with a 3.28 ERA in August. Was charged with just one run on five hits on April 18 against the Phillies.
Who's Pitching for the Phillies: RHP Jeremy Hellickson (10-7, 3.60 ERA) - is 2-2 with a 7.01 ERA against the Mets in his career. Gave up four runs over six innings in his last start against the Mets on July 15. Has a 2.89 ERA in the month of August.