The Mets begin a three-game series against the Cardinals in St. Louis on Tuesday at 8:15 p.m.
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|Jose Reyes, 3B||Tommy Pham, LF|
|Asdrubal Cabrera, SS||Stephen Piscotty, RF|
|Yoenis Cespedes, LF||Matt Carpenter, 2B|
|Wilmer Flores, 1B||Brandon Moss, 1B|
|Jay Bruce, RF||Yadier Molina, C|
|T.J. Rivera, 2B||Jhonny Peralta, 3B|
|Justin Ruggiano, CF||Jedd Gyorko, SS|
|Travis d'Arnaud, C||Randal Grichuk, CF|
|Jon Niese, LHP||Jaime Garcia, LHP|
When and Where: 8:15 p.m. from Busch Stadium in St. Louis on SNY.
Who's Pitching for the Mets: LHP Jon Niese (8-7, 5.30 ERA) did not look strong in the first start of his return to the Mets last week, allowing four earned runs on four hits and two walks in 4 2/3 innings in the team's 13-5 loss to Arizona. Niese has allowed 10 earned runs on seven hits in his last 5 2/3 innings
Who's pitching for the Cardinals: LHP Jaime Garcia (10-8, 4.11 ERA) struggled in his last outing, surrendering five earned runs on seven hits and three walks in five innings against the Astros. Garcia has allowed four home runs in his last two starts, spanning 13 innings, while only striking out six.