Nationals at Mets • 7:10 PM
Gio Gonzalez (9-6, 3.49) vs Carlos Torres (3-3, 2.89)
Eric Young Jr., lf
Daniel Murphy, 2b
Andrew Brown, rf
Lucas Duda, 1b
Justin Turner, ss
Juan Lagares, cf
Wilmer Flores, 3b
Travis d’Arnaud, c
Carlos Torres, rhp
Gio Gonzalez is coming off a rough outing against the Phillies in which he allowed five runs (one earned) on five hits over 5 2/3 innings. He didn’t have much help from his defense, though, as Washington committed three errors.
Meanwhile, Carlos Torres has given the Mets a couple of solid starts after taking over for the injured Harvey. In his last outing against the Braves, the right-hander allowed three runs on seven hits over seven innings. But he was shutting Atlanta out until the seventh, when he allowed all three runs.
Brown batting third? He has one hit in his last 14 at-bats with six strikeouts, his only hit a home run.
Justin Turner continues to play regularly and is 7-for-his-last-17 (.412) while scoring at least one...