The Mets (37-46) continue their three-game series against the Braves (45-38) in Atlanta on Tuesday at 7:10 p.m. ET.
RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-2, 3.23 ERA) will start for the Mets, opposed by Braves LHP Mike Minor (2-5, 4.50 ERA).
Later, RHP Noah Syndergaard makes the start for Triple-A Las Vegas.
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