The Mets take on the Nationals at 1:05pm today after losing to the Yankees, 11-4. Zack Wheeler had another strong outing, striking out four batters while only allowing four hits in three innings of work. Travis d’Arnaud hit a solo shot in the fourth inning off of Ben Heller.
Noah Syndergaard gets the start against Stephen Strasburg. Strasburg is coming off arguably his best season statistically, pitching a career-best 2.52 ERA and a career second best FIP of 2.72 and xFIP of 3.27.
Here is the Mets’ starting lineup for today’s game:
1. Brandon Nimmo – CF
2. Jay Bruce – RF
3. Yoenis Cespedes – DH
4. Adrian Gonzalez – 1B
5. Asdrubal Cabrera – 2B
6. Kevin Plawecki – C
7. Luis Guillorme – SS
8. David Thompson – 3B
9. Ty Kelly – LF
Where to watch/listen to the game?
Radio: 710 WOR
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