NY Mets (2nd - NL East) at Philadelphia (4th - NL East)

Matchup Details
Sun, Oct 2 - Citizens Bank Park
First Pitch - 3:05 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
NY Mets 87-74-6.5544-3743-3774-8476-85-3.93
Philadelphia 70-91-3.0136-4434-4778-7582-79-8.05
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
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INJURY REPORT
New York
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
CFJ. Lagares
Prob April 3
Shoulder
12/13/16
Lagares will likely be ready for the season opener against the Braves despite suffering a right shoulder sprain during the offseason.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPJ. deGrom
Prob April 3
Elbow
12/12/16
deGrom is recuperating from surgery to repair ulnar nerve damage in his right elbow but is expected to suit up in the opening series against the Braves.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPR. Gsellman
Prob April 3
Shoulder
12/12/16
Gsellman had arthroscopic surgery to fix a partially torn labrum in his left shoulder but is likely to be ready for the start of the season.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPM. Harvey
Prob April 3
Shoulder
12/12/16
Harvey is likely to suit up during the opening series against the Braves as he is expected to be fully recovered from the offseason thoracic outlet syndrome surgery he underwent.0-0
$+0
0-0
2BN. Walker
Prob April 3
Back
12/12/16
Walker had a lumbar microelectronics performed on his back during the offseason but it is not expected to impede his availability for the season opener against the Braves.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPZ. Wheeler
Prob April 3
Elbow
12/12/16
Wheeler missed all of the last season as he was rehabbing from Tommy John surgery but is likely to suit up against the Braves during the opening series of 2017.0-0
$+0
0-0
3BD. Wright
Prob April 3
Neck
12/07/16
Wright is expected to suit up Opening Day against the Braves after recovering from surgery to repair a herniated disc in his neck.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPJ. Familia
Ques April 3
Poss. Suspension
11/17/16
Familia is facing a possible suspension to begin the 2017 season following an off-field incident.0-0
$+0
0-0
Philadelphia
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPA. Nola
Prob April 3
Elbow
01/17/17
Nola is recuperating from a platelet-rich plasma treatment for a low-grade sprain of the ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow and a flexor sprain in his forearm but is expected to be ready for the opening series against the Reds.0-0
$+0
0-0
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - With the New York Mets having secured the top wild-card spot in the upcoming National League playoffs, the spotlight on Sunday is expected to center around Philadelphia Phillies slugger Ryan Howard. The 2005 NL Rookie of the Year and 2006 NL MVP will be honored with a pregame ceremony, which is expected to reflect on his efforts to help Philadelphia secure five division titles, two NL pennants and the 2008 World Series championship.

 
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