The Mets behind Jacob deGrom will be going after their fourth straight victory tonight in Los Angeles against the Dodgers. After dropping the first two games on this road trip in San Diego the Mets seem to be back on their game.
Here’s the Mets’ batting order tonight against Alex Wood.
Asdrubal Cabrera – SS: Is hitting .300 on the trip and .333 on the road this season. Defensively, has committed one error in 117 chances, sixth among ML shortstops.
David Wright – 3B: Is a .340 lifetime hitter against the Dodgers, including the playoffs. Of his three homers, two put the Mets in the lead.
Yoenis Cespedes – CF: Is hitting .303 with five homers and 21 RBI with RISP. Has three homers on this trip.
Wilmer Flores – 2B: Is a .403 lifetime hitter against Los Angeles, including .464 at Dodger Stadium. Hitless in ten at-bats with RISP.
Michael Conforto – LF: Did not play Monday. Is 2-for-14 on the trip. Three of his five homers have put the Mets in the lead. Is batting .333 with RISP.
DeGrom – RHP: Is coming off his first loss of the season, May 5, in San Diego. Cruised through seven scoreless innings against the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NLDS and gutted his way through six innings in Game 5.