The Mets (28-37) look to bounce back against the Diamondbacks (38-30) on Froday in the desert at 9:40 p.m. on SNY.
After the loss in Arizona last night, the Mets are now 1-6 against the Diamondbacks on the road over the last three seasons. ...The Mets have 10 homers in the last five games and 21 over their last 19. ...With a win tonight, the Mets would be an even .500 on the road at 16-16 on the year.
|Michael Conforto, CF||Jon Jay, RF|
|Todd Frazier, 3B||Paul Goldschmidt, 1B|
|Brandon Nimmo, RF||Jake Lamb, 3B|
|Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B||David Peralta, LF|
|Jose Bautista, LF||Daniel Descalso, 2B|
|Dominic Smith, 1B||Nick Ahmed, SS|
|Kevin Plawecki, C||Alex Avila, C|
|Amed Rosario, SS||Jarrod Dyson, CF|
|Seth Lugo, RHP||Zack Godley, RHP|
Who is starting today for the Mets?
RHP Seth Lugo (1.77 ERA/2.61 FIP, 0.85 WHIP in 45.2 nnings over 23 appearances), who will start his third game for the Mets after being put back into the rotation. He was great in his last start against the Yankees, where he didn't allow a run and only two hits over six innings. He struck out eight as well.
Lugo has a 0.86 ERA since May 1, which leads the MLB in that span. He also owns a 0.61 WHIP. As a starter, Lugo owns a 3.82 ERA in 28 games.
Who is starting today for the Diamondbacks?
RHP Zack Godley (4.97 ERA/4.60 FIP, 1.54 WHIP in 70.2 innings over 13 starts), who earned the win in his last start against the Rockies. Godley allowed two runs on five hits while striking out eight and walking two over 5.2 innings.
Godley did take the loss in his last start against the Mets at Citi Field on May 18. He allowed three runs, one earned on four hits while striking out six and walking four over six innings.
More Mets notes...
Brandon Nimmo has 15 XBH and 11 RBI over his last 21 games. ...Amed Rosario has hit four homers in his last 24 games. Four of his eight homers have come against the D-Backs. ...Mets' starters own a 2.70 ERA over the last 24 games.