The Mets (48-54) and Brewers (58-45) continue their four-game series at 8:10 pm ET in Milwaukee on Friday.
Zack Wheeler (5-8, 3.78 ERA) will start for the Mets against Brewers RHP Yovani Gallardo (5-5, 3.79).
In case you missed it…
Dillon Gee gave up six runs in three innings as the Mets lost to the Brewers, 9-1, in Thursday’s series opener.
Ruben Tejada said he felt fine a day after getting hit in the head with a fastball from M’s starter Taijuan Walker. Nevertheless, the Mets promoted Wilmer Flores, who started at shortstop on Thursday.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis was optioned to Las Vegas.
Curtis Granderson returned to the lineup Thursday after missing two games with “flu-like symptoms.”