Mets, streaking Ramos set for matchup against Indians
Flushing, Queens; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Mets -154; over/under is 9 runs
BOTTOM LINE: New York’s Ramos puts 14-game hit streak on the line against Indians.
The Mets are 35-21 on their home turf. The New York offense has compiled a .259 batting average as a team this season, Jeff McNeil leads the team with a mark of .335.
The Indians are 35-26 in road games. The Cleveland pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 3.78. Shane Bieber leads the team with a 3.26 earned run average. The Mets won the last meeting 9-2. Steven Matz notched his eighth victory and Michael Conforto went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs for New York. Bieber registered his sixth loss for Cleveland.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 6-4, .315 batting average, 4.24 ERA, outscored opponents by 10 runs
Indians: 4-6, .266 batting average, 4.71 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs
Mets Injuries: Drew Smith: (elbow), Jacob Rhame: (elbow), Robert Gsellman: (lat), Dominic Smith: (foot), Brandon Nimmo: (neck), 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).