|1. Curtis Granderson (L) RF||1. Dee Gordon (L) 2B|
|2. Yoenis Cespedes (R) LF||2. Cole Gillespie (R) RF|
|3. Juan Uribe (R) 3B||3. Christian Yelich (L) CF|
|4. Lucas Duda (L) 1B||4. Casey McGehee(R) 1B|
|5. Travis d'Arnaud (R) C||5. Martin Prado (R) 3B|
|6. Wilmer Flores (R) 2B||6. Derek Dietrich (L) LF|
|7. Ruben Tejada (R) SS||7. J.T. Realmuto (R) C|
|8. Jon Niese (L) LHP||8. Adeiny Hechavarria (R) SS|
|9. Juan Lagares (R) CF||9. Brad Hand (L) RHP|
Game 107: Mets vs Marlins on SNY at 7:10 p.m. ET
Jon Niese (5-9, 3.63 ERA) will pitch for the Mets against LHP Brad Hand (1-2, 5.12 ERA) at 7:10 p.m. ET on SNY.
Niese Notes: In June and July, Niese put together a 2.94 ERA. Niese has a 5-5 record with a 4.38 ERA in his career against Miami. Nine of his last 10 starts have been quality starts. Allowed one run in six innings during his last outing. Lefties hit .154 against Niese during his last six starts.
Hand Notes: He is 0-4 with a 3.94 ERA during his career against the Mets. This will be his first start since June 8. In three starts this year, he's allowed eight runs in 11 2/3 innings pitched. He was 0-1 with a 4.76 ERA in 24 relief appearances this year.
Mets Notes: The Mets are back in first place for the first time since June 19. Over the last 14 road games, the Mets are 8-6. New York has hit a home run in seven consecutive games. With three doubles last night, Yoenis Cespedes is tied for the major league lead in doubles. Curtis Granderson has reached base safely in 18 straight games, hitting .320 in that span. Mets starters have a 2.23 ERA in the last nine games.
Marlins Notes: With a loss last night, the Marlins are 4-7 against the Mets this year. Christian Yelich has a .417 batting average in 12 at-bats against Niese. So far this year, Miami is 2-2 against the Mets at Marlins Park. Dee Gordon has a career .357 average in 22 games against the Mets.