Mets host the Braves in division play
Flushing, Queens; Sunday, 3 p.m. EDT
LINE: Mets -108; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Division rivals New York and Atlanta will play on Sunday.
The Mets are 39-36 against NL East teams. New York has a team on-base percentage of .324, led by Jeff McNeil with a mark of .384.
The Braves are 46-29 against NL East Division opponents. Atlanta has hit 245 home runs this season, eighth in the National League. Ronald Acuna Jr. leads them with 41, averaging one every 15.3 at-bats. The Mets won the last meeting 3-0. Steven Matz earned his 11th victory and Rene Rivera went 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for New York. Mike Foltynewicz took his sixth loss for Atlanta.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 7-3, .239 batting average, 2.87 ERA, outscored opponents by 19 runs
Braves: 4-6, .233 batting average, 3.52 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs