Mets at Dodgers • 10:10 PM • Dodger Stadium
Matt Harvey (9-3, 2.09) vs Hyun-Jin Ryu (11-3, 2.99)
Eric Young Jr.,LF
Juan Lagares, CF
Daniel Murphy, 2b
Marlon Byrd, RF
Josh Satin, 1B
Justin Turner, 3B
John Buck, C
Omar Quintanilla, SS
Matt Harvey, RHP
As I speculated this morning, Wilmer Flores will get to rest his sore ankle and get the night off…
Jeremy Hefner, optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday, had his sore right elbow examined Monday and is reportedly scheduled to be re-examined Wednesday by team doctors. There is a chance he could wind up on the disabled list. Hefner struggled this year in 24 games (23 starts), going 4-8 with a 4.34 ERA. He was particularly bad since the All-Star break, 0-2 with a 9.13 ERA in five starts.
Matt Harvey is off to the best second-half start among all major league starting pitchers, but he faces the hottest team in the game Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium. Coming off a shutout against the Rockies in which he allowe...