Mets, streaking Ramos set for matchup against Indians
Flushing, Queens; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Indians -160; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: New York’s Ramos puts 13-game hit streak on the line against Indians.
The Mets are 34-21 in home games. New York has hit 180 home runs as a team this season. Pete Alonso leads the team with 40, averaging one every 11.2 at-bats.
The Indians have gone 35-25 away from home. The Cleveland pitching staff has a team ERA of 3.75, Shane Bieber leads the staff with a mark of 3.27.
TOP PERFORMERS: Alonso leads the Mets with 67 extra base hits and is slugging .604. Michael Conforto is 10-for-38 with three home runs and 12 RBIs over the last 10 games for New York.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 6-4, .318 batting average, 4.35 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs
Indians: 5-5, .284 batting average, 4.15 ERA, outscored opponents by 17 runs
Mets Injuries: Drew Smith: (elbow), Jacob Rhame: (elbow), Robert Gsellman: (triceps), Dominic Smith: (foot), Brandon Nimmo: (neck), J.D. Davis: (leg), Yoenis Cespedes: (heels), Jeff McNeil: (hamstring), Jed Lowrie: (knee), Robinson Cano: (hamstring).
Indians Injuries: Danny Salazar: (groin), Jefry Rodriguez: (shoulder), Dan Otero: (shoulder), Tyler Olson: (undisclosed), Corey Kluber: (arm), A.J. Cole: (shoulder), Carlos Carrasco: (leukemia), Cody Anderson: (elbow), Bradley Zimmer: (shoulder), Jordan Luplow: (hamstring), Christian Arroyo: (forearm).