The Mets (60-68) open a three-game series against the Dodgers in Los Angeles on Friday night at 10:10 p.m. ET.
Jon Niese (7-8, 3.50 ERA) will get the the start for the Mets, opposed by Dan Haren (10-10, 4.59 ERA) for the Dodgers. Haren is replacing Clayton Kershaw, who was moved up in the rotation and will not face the Mets this coming weekend.
At 10:05 p.m. ET, Noah Syndergaard will make the start in Las Vegas for the Triple-A 51s.
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Daisuke Matuszaka tossed five scoreless innings during a rehab start Thursday night for Brooklyn. He’s expected to be activated from the disabled list early next week.