The New York Mets play their first road game of the 2017 season when they face the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park at 7:05 p.m.
Who is starting tonight for the Mets?
Jacob deGrom (0-0, 0.00 ERA) makes his second start of the season after pitching six scoreless innings against the Atlanta Braves last Wednesday. DeGrom, 28, went 2-0 with a 0.60 ERA in two starts against the Phillies last year, including a one-hit shutout at Citizens Bank Park on July 17, 2016.
Who is starting tonight for the Phillies?
Jerad Eickhoff (0-1, 2.70 ERA) is coming off a season debut in which he gave up two runs and five hits in 6 2/3 innings against the Cincinnati Reds. The 26-year-old Eickhoff went 0-2 with a 2.63 ERA in four starts against the Mets last season, giving up eight runs (seven earned) and 19 hits in 24 innings.