Mets manager Luis Rojas announced that J.D. Davis (shoulder) will return to the lineup on Sunday against the Astros. He's batting in the four spot.
Mets LHP Steven Matz had a strong outing on Saturday against the Nationals. As a team, the Mets fell though, 5-0. In total, the Mets just mustered five hits together in the loss.
|George Springer, CF||Jeff McNeil, 3B|
|Michael Brantley, DH||Robinson Cano, 2B|
|Alex Bregman, 3B||Pete Alonso, 1B|
|Kyle Tucker, RF||J.D. Davis, LF|
|Taylor Jones, 1B||Wilson Ramos, C|
|Martin Maldonado, C||Amed Rosario, SS|
|Aledmys Diaz, LF||Jake Marisnick, DH|
|Alex De Gotti, 2B||Jarrett Parker, RF|
|Jack Mayfield, SS||Ryan Cordell, CF|
Who is pitching for the Mets?
RHP Noah Syndergaard returns to the mound for the Mets. He has a 3.60 ERA and seven strikeouts this spring.
Who is pitching for the Astros?
RHP Justin Verlander will start against the Mets. He was 15-7 overall in 2019 and has a 6.75 ERA and three strikeouts through the preseason.
The Mets will continue their spring training schedule and face the Marlins. First pitch is slated for 1:05 p.m.