The Mets (65-86) have lost seven of their last nine games, including the first two games in their current series with the Marlins. There are 11 games left to play this season, during which the Mets are on pace to lose 93 games.
The Mets and Marlins (71-80) conclude their three-game series tonight in Miami at 1:10 p.m. ET.
Rafael Montero, who is 3-1 with a 3.01 ERA during his last four starts, will start for the Mets against Marlins RHP Jose Urena (13-6, 3.62 ERA).
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Mets rookie SS Amed Rosario is day-to-day after being treated for gastroenteritis Monday night at the University of Miami hospital.
For the second time in two weeks, a team official told Newsday's Marc Carig that Matt Harvey will be back next season, despite speculation he could be non-tendered this fall.
Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes is rehabbing four days a week and will focus more on running this off-season to keep his legs healthy, he told reporters in Miami on Tuesday.
Noah Syndergaard will be evaluated on Friday after throwing a simulated game Monday in Miami.