Dillon Gee (2-0, 2.49) will start for the Mets and will be opposed by Ross Detwiler (0-1, 4.15) for the Rangers.
Sean Gilmartin and Alex Torres are expected to pitch in relief for the Mets.
Jon Niese, who was also scheduled to pitch, will instead throw two bullpen sessions before his first start next weekend in Atlanta, according to Newsday’s Marc Carig.
The game can be heard on WOR 710 radio but will not be televised. You can however watch the game for free today on MLB.tv.
Tomorrow will be an off day for the Mets before they head to D.C. for Monday's season opener against the Nationals (4 p.m., SNY).