We are just two weeks away from Opening Day, and teams will wrapping up their spring training camps soon. Today, the Mets take on the Marlins at 1:10pm. Yesterday, the Mets lost to the Marlins, 5-1. Steven Matz allowed two earned runs and three hits in 4 1/3 innings pitched. Rafael Montero had another shaky relief appearance, allowing three hits and two runs in 2/3 innings pitched.
The Mets have demoted Tim Tebow to the minor league spring training camp Tuesday. The quarterback-turned-ballplayer struggled in Port St. Lucie, hitting 1 for 18 this spring.
Matt Harvey will start against LHP Dillon Peters. Harvey struggled in his last appearance, allowing six hits and five earned runs in 4.2 innings pitched against the Yankees last Saturday.
The starting lineup for today’s game is shown below:
1. Brandon Nimmo – LF
2. Asdrubal Cabrera – 2B
3. Todd Frazier – 3B
4. Kevin Plawecki – C
5. Wilmer Flores – 1B
6. Amed Rosario – SS
7. Juan Lagares – CF
8. Ty Kelly – RF
9. Matt Harvey – P
Where to watch the game or listen to the game?
TV: SNY, MLB Network
Radio: 710 WOR
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