|1. Curtis Granderson (L) RF||1. Dee Gordon (L) 2B|
|2. Yoenis Cespedes (R) CF||2. Christian Yelich (L) LF|
|3. Michael Conforto (L) LF||3. Martin Prado (R) 3B|
|4. Wilmer Flores (R) 2B||4. Marcell Ozuna (R) RF|
|5. Kelly Johnson (L) 1B||5. Casey McGehee (R) 1B|
|6. Juan Uribe (R) 3B||6. Cole Gillespie (R) CF|
|7. Ruben Tejada (R) SS||7. Miguel Rojas (R) SS|
|8. Kevin Plawecki (R) C||8. Jeff Mathis (R) C|
|9. Steven Matz (L) P||9. Jarred Cosart (R) P|
Matz Notes: Making first start since going on disabled list July 10 with a partial lat muscle tear. . .Before that, became the fifth Mets starter to win his first two starts as he pitched to a 1.32 ERA. . .In four minor-league rehab starts allowed two runs in 15 innings.
Cosart Notes: Is also making his first start since returning from his second stint on the DL because of vertigo. He's making fourth career start and appearance against Mets with no record and a 3.26 ERA.
Mets Notes: The Mets are 19-10 on the road since July 1. Before that, they were 11-26 away from home. . . .Since Aug. 1, Yoenis Cespdes is tied for second in the NL in home runs (11), fourth in RBI (28), tied for first in triples (three) and is fifth in slugging percentage (.619).
Marlins Notes: Miami looks to pull out its second home series victory against the Mets this season today . . . Martin Prado is batting .393 over his past 14 games, sixth in the NL in that span behind Travis d'Arnaud (.425). Prado has five doubles, two homers, a .417 on-base percentage and .589 slugging percentage in his past 14 games.