Fernando Nieve gets the call for the Mets today. He'll be trailed by Jon Niese, Francisco Rodriguez (in his first spring outing), Pat Misch, Sean Green, Tobi Stoner, and Elmer Dessens.
The game will be televised on SNY, which means you can also see it on MLB.tv. Game time is 1:10pm.
Some nuggets from today's game notes.
- Mets pitchers have struck out 101 batters, more than any other team.
- Mets batters lead all teams with 20 dingers this spring.
- Ike Davis is third in the Grapefruit League with .500 batting average, tied for third with nine hits and fourth with a .560 on-base percentage.
- Angel Pagan is tied for first with three stolen bases.
- Gary Matthews, Jr. is tied for first with eight runs scored.
- Fernando Martinez is tied for first with two triples, tied for first with 11 hits, second with 21 total bases, and fourth with seven runs scored.
- Chris Carter is tied for first in the Grapefruit League with three home runs and is tied for fifth with eight runs scored.