Good Morning Mets Fans. The New York Mets (29-34) look to take the series tonight against the Chicago Cubs (32-32) as they send Matt Harvey (4-3, 5.02 ERA) to the mound. The Cubs will counter with Mike Montgomery (0-3, 2.43 ERA).
Today’s game is scheduled to begin at 7:10 PM ET and can be seen on SNY as well as heard on 710 WOR.
LATEST METS NEWS
Zack Wheeler had a rough night in Tuesday’s 14-3 loss to the Chicago Cubs. It was the shortest outing of his career, lasting just 1.2 innings while allowing a career-high eight earned runs on six hits. Read more from Kristie Ackert in the NYDN.
Yoenis Cespedes was again removed from the game early on Tuesday, the Mets though advise that he is okay and was just removed due to game conditions and is expected to have today off. Read more from Dan Martin in the NY Post.
David Lennon of Newsday looks at the situation revolving around Amed Rosario and how it relates to Jose Reyes‘ anticipated Major League debut back in 2003. With Asdrubal Cabrera being placed on the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday, it seemed as good a time as ever to bring up the prized prospect.
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THIS DAY IN METS HISTORY
On this day in 1963, Duke Snider hit his 400th home run in a 10-3 win over Cincinnati.