Taijuan Walker takes the mound for a holiday matchup with the Reds.
Mets open a brief two-game set against the AL West-leading Astros in Houston.
Mets look to secure a winning road trip as they wrap up a long, challenging stay out West.
The top two teams in the National League square off in the opener of a four game series in Los Angeles.
The Mets will try to keep the good times rolling against the NL East’s cellar dwellers.