The Mets try to avoid being swept by the Dodgers at Citi Field on Thursday at 7:10 p.m.
Jon Niese (2-3, 2.54 ERA) gets the start for the Mets, opposed by Zack Greinke (7-1, 2.03 ERA), who is tied for the National League lead in wins and ranks second in ERA.
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Last night at Citi Field, in Jacob deGrom‘s second major league start, the Mets (20-25) lost to the Dodgers (25-22) by the score of 4-3 >> Read more at MetsBlog, MLB.com, New York Post and Daily News.
Travis d’Arnaud, on the DL with a concussion, felt much better on Wednesday. He passed initial concussion tests, and is scheduled to see doctors on Thursday. He may be cleared to return soon.
Juan Lagares, who flew to the Dominican Republic on Monday after the death of his Aunt, returned to the team on Wednesday.