The Mets take on the St. Louis Cardinals in Grapefruit League action today at 1:10pm. Yesterday, the Mets came back late and beat the Braves in their first spring training game of the year by a score of 6-2.
Zack Wheeler impressed in his lone inning of work yesterday, striking out two batters while flashing some great velocity on his pitches, with his fastball clocking in at a top speed of 97 mph.
Seth Lugo will get the start against Carlos Martinez today. The Mets starting lineup is shown below:
- Brandon Nimmo – CF
- Wilmer Flores – 2B
- Dominic Smith – 1B
- Travis d’Arnaud – DH
- Jose Reyes – SS
- Kevin Plawecki – C
- Zach Borenstein – RF
- Philip Evans – 3B
- Ty Kelly – LF
Dominic Smith will enter the starting lineup today after getting benched yesterday for showing up to the game late.
Where to watch/listen to the game?
Radio: 710 WOR
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