Zack Wheeler allowed two runs on three hits while walking one and striking out two in 2 1/3 innings as the Mets lost to the Nationals, 3-1, on Thursday afternoon.
Three things to know about today's game
Wheeler's fastball sat between 92 and 95 MPH and touched 97 multiple times. He also featured an impressive slider. It was his second Grapefruit League start.
The Mets were getting no-hit by the Nationals until Asdrubal Cabrera's double in the seventh inning broke it up.
Josh Smoker and Josh Edgin -- both battling for a spot in the bullpen -- each tossed a scoreless inning.
What's next for the Mets?
The Mets host the Cardinals at First Data Field on Friday at 1:10 p.m. on SNY.