Cincinnati Reds to visit the New York Mets
Flushing, Queens; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Anthony DeSclafani (1-1, 4.26 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, 28 strikeouts) Mets: Jacob deGrom (1-3, 4.85 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, 36 strikeouts)
LINE: Mets favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 7 runs
BOTTOM LINE: New York and Cincinnati will play at Citi Field on Wednesday.
The Mets are 6-7 in home games. New York ranks seventh in the MLB in hitting with a .261 batting average, Jeff McNeil leads the team with an average of .368.
The Reds are 5-11 on the road. The Cincinnati offense has compiled a .212 batting average as a team this season, last in the MLB. Jose Iglesias leads the team with a mark of .303. The Mets won the last meeting 4-3. Drew Gagnon notched his first victory and Todd Frazier went 1-for-4 with a home run and an RBI for New York. Raisel Iglesias registered his fourth loss for Cincinnati.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 5-5, .246 batting average, 4.15 ERA, outscored by one run
Reds: 5-5, .236 batting average, 3.53 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs