The Mets (57-63) continue their three-game series against the first-place Nationals (64-53) on Wednesday at Citi Field at 7:10 p.m. ET.
Bartolo Colon (11-9, 3.97 ERA) will get the the start for the Mets, opposed by Jordan Zimmermann (7-5, 3.96 ERA) for Washington.
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Triple-A RHP Noah Syndergaard tossed 6 1/3 innings on Tuesday night for Las Vegas. He allowed three runs on five hits, walked two and struck out eight.