The Mets (68-90) play their final home game of the season as they face the Atlanta Braves (71-86) on Wednesday night at 7:10 at Citi Field.
The Mets have gone 36-44 this season at Citi Field. The last time they had 36 or fewer wins at home was 2013, when they went 33-48.
Who is starting for the Mets?
RHP Robert Gsellman (5.38 ERA/5.02 FIP, 1.52 WHIP), who allowed six runs (five earned) on four hits while walking three and striking out four in 5.0 innings against the Nationals last Friday.
Gsellman has 78 strikeouts in 113 2/3 innings (21 starts, three relief appearances) this season.
Who is starting for the Braves?
LHP Sean Newcomb (4.26 ERA/4.26 FIP, 1.57 WHIP), who allowed two runs on four hits while walking two and striking out five in 5 1/3 innings against the Phillies last Friday.
Newcomb has struck out 101 batters in 95.0 innings (18 starts) this season.
The Mets are hitting .271 in September -- fifth-best in the majors. ... Asdrubal Cabrera is third in the NL with a .351 average in September. ... Brandon Nimmo has a .388 OBP since Aug. 1. ... Amed Rosario is hitting .308 with eight runs scored in 15 games in September.