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Mets at D’Backs • Chase Field • 4:10 PM ET Jon Niese (3-6, 4.32) vs Zeke Spruill (0-1, 6.48) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Juan Lagares – CF Daniel Murphy – 2B Ike Davis – 1B Wilmer Flores – 3B Mike Baxter – RF Anthony Recker – C Omar Quintanilla – SS Jonathon Niese – LHP Game Notes New York third baseman Wilmer Flores has provided the Mets with an offensive spark since making his MLB debut on Tuesday. He has recorded at least one RBI in each of his past four games. He matched career-high marks with two hits and three RBIs on Saturday, upping his season RBI total to eight in 19 at-bats. Juan Lagares hit his third home run of the year last night. Lagares is hitting .329 (27-82) with 11 extra-base hits and 13 RBI since the All-Star break. Overall, among NL rookies, Lagares is third with a .269 batting average, tied for second with four triples, sixth with 16 doubles, fourth with a .417 slugging percentage and ninth with a .302 on-base percentage. After spending more tha
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