The Mets (58-76) play the second game of a doubleheader against the Houston Astros (81-53) at Minute Maid Park on Saturday at 8:10 p.m. ET.
|Nori Aoki, RF||George Springer, DH|
|Juan Lagares, CF||Alex Bregman, SS|
|Asdrubal Cabrera, DH||Jose Altuve, 2B|
|Wilmer Flores, 3B||Josh Reddick, RF|
|Dominic Smith, 1B||Marwin Gonzalez, 1B|
|Kevin Plawecki, C||Brian McCann, C|
|Brandon Nimmo, LF||J.D. Davis, 3B|
|Gavin Cecchini, 2B||Tyler White, 1B|
|Matt Reynolds, SS||Derek Fisher, LF|
Who is starting today for the Mets?
RHP Seth Lugo (5-3, 4.85 ERA), who allowed two runs on four hits in 3 and 2/3 innings against the Nationals his last time out.
Who is starting today for the Astros?
RHP Brad Peacock (10-2, 3.12 ERA), who is making his third career start against the Mets. He has pitched well as of late, limiting his opposing teams to two runs or fewer in nine of his last 12 outings.