Game Preview: Rockies vs Mets

The Mets started the second half off on a strong start firing on all cylinders. On the rubber, Jacob deGrom dominated the game throughout 8 innings, dicing the potent lineup of the Rockies. At the plate the Mets notched 19 hits and scored 14 runs including a 6 run 3rd inning. Hopefully, the Mets can keep this up tonight as Seth Lugo takes the mound.

Seth Lugo is 3-2 over 6 games, 5 starts he has pitched 33.1 innings with a 4.59 ERA, 4.41 FIP and 1.470 WHIP. His last start on the 4th was one to forget as he allowed 6 runs off 10 hits and 2 walks against the Nationals over 5.0 innings. His last outing though was on the last day of first half where he pitched 3.0 innings, 2 hits and a walk allowing 1 run.  Last year he came into relief against the Rockies allowing 2 runs over a hit and a walk over 3.0 innings. The Rockies have the following numbers against Seth Lugo:

  • Reynolds 0-2
  • Blackmon 1-1, 2B
  • Gonzalez 0-1
  • LeMahieu 0-0, BB

The Mets bats will try to keep the hitting going against Tyler Chatwood who is 6-10 with 106.0 innings with a 4.42 ERA, 4.89 FIP, and a 1.415 WHIP. In his last three starts before the All-Star break he recorded three consecutive losses allowing 13 runs, 11 earned, over 15.2 innings. His last start was the best of the three where he allowed 3 runs over 6.0 innings. Before that though, Chatwood was on fire allowing 5 runs over 26.0 innings. In two starts against the Mets last year he allowed 4 runs over 14.0 innings, winning both. The Mets have the following numbers against Tyler:

  • Cabrera 2-10, HR, 2 BB
  • Reyes 2-7, 3B
  • Bruce 2-6
  • Cespedes 1-6, HR
  • Conforto 1-4, 2 BB
  • Granderson 1-5, HR, BB
  • Duda 0-4

Let’s Go Mets!

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