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Torres and Mets Begin Series Against Fister and Tigers

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Carlos Torres (2-2, 3.00 ERA) will face Doug Fister (10-6, 3.63 ERA) while the Mets (58-67) begin a three-game interleague series with the Tigers (74-53) on Friday night at Citi Field. First pitch is at 7:10pm EDT and FSN-DET and WPIX will provide coverage of the game. For the first time since 2011, the Mets meet the Tigers in interleague play.

Torres is 0-1 with a 8.76 ERA against the Tigers in his career and faces a tough matchup against a Detroit offense that is hitting .281 for the year. Fister is making his first career start against the Mets. New York has an all-time record of 8-7 against Detroit in interleague play. The Mets are coming off a 4-1 loss to the Braves, while the Tigers fell 7-6 to the Twins.

Tigers Offense
A+106.2M. Cabrera3B537.35490401233
B86.8M. Tuiasosopo3B155.275227280
B82.3T. HunterRF520.3057513643
C+78.8P. Fielder1B568.2626320881
C+78.7O. Infante2B344.313426294
C+78.0J. IglesiasSS306.323332233
C76.9A. JacksonCF457.2697910326
C76.0V. MartinezDH536.2825410680
C75.3B. PenaC205.307164210
C74.8D. KellyRF196.241275202
D+69.9A. DirksLF383.246437267
D63.0R. Santiago2B158.21319190

Mets Offense
B83.7M. ByrdRF448.2866021702
B-80.4J. Satin1B147.303202121
C+79.8A. BrownLF92.274104140
C+79.1W. Flores3B50.26161110
C+77.1D. Murphy2B542.27772105716
C-70.6J. BuckC403.2173815602
C-70.2E. YoungCF437.2465322128
D+69.0J. LagaresLF284.257254255
D66.3I. Davis1B350.206358294
D64.5J. TurnerSS154.27540100
D62.7O. QuintanillSS285.225242181
D62.2M. BaxterCF119.21013044

Tigers Pitching
A+100.0M. Scherzer172.11812.820.90185
A95.4A. Sanchez139.21172.451.13152
A93.0J. Benoit51.2301.391.0358
B+88.1D. Smyly67.1502.001.0070
B85.9J. Veras53.2052.851.0150
B-81.6D. Fister161.11063.631.25121
B-81.2J. Verlander173.21293.681.36166
C75.6R. Porcello135.1974.521.32104
C75.6B. Rondon23.2123.801.2722
D65.9J. Alvarez25.1134.621.4222
D65.0J. Bonderman48.0244.501.4426

Mets Pitching
A96.7M. Harvey171.2942.250.89187
B82.2Z. Wheeler69.2623.491.3862
C+78.9G. Germen20.0112.701.3019
C+77.8C. Torres45.0223.001.1834
C+77.1D. Gee152.2983.601.30114
C-71.8J. Niese96.0564.031.5372
D62.8G. Burke29.1024.911.7026

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