Torres and Mets Begin Series Against Fister and Tigers

Automated InsightsAugust 23, 2013

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
Grade Player POS PA BA R HR RBI SB
A+ 106.2 M. Cabrera 3B 537 .354 90 40 123 3
B 86.8 M. Tuiasosopo 3B 155 .275 22 7 28 0
B 82.3 T. Hunter RF 520 .305 75 13 64 3
C+ 78.8 P. Fielder 1B 568 .262 63 20 88 1
C+ 78.7 O. Infante 2B 344 .313 42 6 29 4
C+ 78.0 J. Iglesias SS 306 .323 33 2 23 3
C 76.9 A. Jackson CF 457 .269 79 10 32 6
C 76.0 V. Martinez DH 536 .282 54 10 68 0
C 75.3 B. Pena C 205 .307 16 4 21 0
C 74.8 D. Kelly RF 196 .241 27 5 20 2
D+ 69.9 A. Dirks LF 383 .246 43 7 26 7
D 63.0 R. Santiago 2B 158 .213 19 1 9 0


Mets Offense
Grade Player POS PA BA R HR RBI SB
B 83.7 M. Byrd RF 448 .286 60 21 70 2
B- 80.4 J. Satin 1B 147 .303 20 2 12 1
C+ 79.8 A. Brown LF 92 .274 10 4 14 0
C+ 79.1 W. Flores 3B 50 .261 6 1 11 0
C+ 77.1 D. Murphy 2B 542 .277 72 10 57 16
C- 70.6 J. Buck C 403 .217 38 15 60 2
C- 70.2 E. Young CF 437 .246 53 2 21 28
D+ 69.0 J. Lagares LF 284 .257 25 4 25 5
D 66.3 I. Davis 1B 350 .206 35 8 29 4
D 64.5 J. Turner SS 154 .275 4 0 10 0
D 62.7 O. Quintanill SS 285 .225 24 2 18 1
D 62.2 M. Baxter CF 119 .210 13 0 4 4


Tigers Pitching
Grade Player IP W L ERA WHIP K
A+ 100.0 M. Scherzer 172.1 18 1 2.82 0.90 185
A 95.4 A. Sanchez 139.2 11 7 2.45 1.13 152
A 93.0 J. Benoit 51.2 3 0 1.39 1.03 58
B+ 88.1 D. Smyly 67.1 5 0 2.00 1.00 70
B 85.9 J. Veras 53.2 0 5 2.85 1.01 50
B- 81.6 D. Fister 161.1 10 6 3.63 1.25 121
B- 81.2 J. Verlander 173.2 12 9 3.68 1.36 166
C 75.6 R. Porcello 135.1 9 7 4.52 1.32 104
C 75.6 B. Rondon 23.2 1 2 3.80 1.27 22
D 65.9 J. Alvarez 25.1 1 3 4.62 1.42 22
D 65.0 J. Bonderman 48.0 2 4 4.50 1.44 26


Mets Pitching
Grade Player IP W L ERA WHIP K
A 96.7 M. Harvey 171.2 9 4 2.25 0.89 187
B 82.2 Z. Wheeler 69.2 6 2 3.49 1.38 62
C+ 78.9 G. Germen 20.0 1 1 2.70 1.30 19
C+ 77.8 C. Torres 45.0 2 2 3.00 1.18 34
C+ 77.1 D. Gee 152.2 9 8 3.60 1.30 114
C- 71.8 J. Niese 96.0 5 6 4.03 1.53 72
D 62.8 G. Burke 29.1 0 2 4.91 1.70 26