RHP Jacob deGrom (1-4, 3.75 ERA) will start for the Mets against Pirates RHP Brandon Cumpton (3-2, 4.93 ERA).
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With Wilmer Flores in Triple-A Las Vegas, Terry Collins said that Eric Campbell is now the backup shortstop.
Juan Lagares was activated from the disabled list on Thursday. He started in center field and went 1-for-4.
Dillon Gee will make a rehab start on Sunday in Brooklyn for the Cyclones. If all goes well, Gee will make one more rehab start before being activated from the disabled list.