Matt Harvey Scratched Due To Forecast, Jeremy Hefner Will Start Instead

The Mets just announced that Matt Harvey has been scratched from tonight’s start due to the forecast. He will still have one start remaining before he is shut down for the season.

Jeremy Hefner is going to start tonight in place of Harvey.

Hefner was originally scheduled to start tomorrow’s game.

Here is tonight’s lineup vs. Philadelphia:

  1. Fred Lewis – RF
  2. Daniel Murphy – 2B
  3. David Wright – 3B
  4. Ike Davis – 1B
  5. Lucas Duda – LF
  6. Justin Turner – SS
  7. Jordany Valdespin – CF
  8. Kelly Shoppach – C
  9. Jeremy Hefner – RHP
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