Good Morning Mets Fans. The New York Mets (28-33) return home to open up a seven game homestand as they welcome in the Chicago Cubs (31-31) for a four-game set. Jacob deGrom (4-3, 4.75 ERA) will take the ball and look to get back on track for New York as he will be opposed by John Lackey (4-6, 5.12 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.
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The Mets could not have asked for a better season debut from Seth Lugo than they received. Lugo pitched seven innings while allowing just one run on six hits. He walked two while striking out six and picked up his first victory of the season in the team’s 2-1 win over Atlanta. Read more from Kristie Ackert in the NYDN.
Kevin Kernan of the NY Post believes the Mets’ second chance to have a solid season has arrived.
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