St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets
Shelby Miller (7-3, 1.91) vs Dillon Gee (4-6, 5.20 ERA)
New York has lost three in a row and seven of its last eight games, following a season-high five-game winning streak. The Mets are 1-6 this month and are 3-7 in their last 10 games.
Mets starting pitchers have collected six consecutive quality starts at home, compiling a 1.73 ERA (eight earned runs/41.2 innings) over this run, which began on May 26. Over the team’s last 15 games, Mets starters have compiled a 3.10 ERA (33 earned runs/95.2 innings) with 90 strikeouts.
Over his last two starts, Dillon Gee is 2-0 with a 1.26 ERA (two earned runs/14.1 innings) and he has has racked up 19 strikeouts and issued only one walk over that span. Gee’s 19 strikeouts since May 30 are tied for the fourth-most in the National League. He has pitched 7.0 innings or more in both contests. Since May 19, Gee has the third-best strikeout to walk ratio (14.50) in the majors among pitchers with at leas...