Jacob deGrom takes mound for Mets in rubber match vs. Braves at 7:20 p.m. on SNY

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Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field
Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field

The Mets (41-34, first in NL East) are back at it against the Braves (38-41, third in NL East) on Thursday at 7:20 p.m. at Truist Park on SNY.

Mets Notes

The Mets will try to bounce back from a 20-2 loss on Wednesday night to Atlanta, their worst defeat since since a 25-4 loss to the Nationals in July 2018.

Through 10 games this season, New York is 6-4 against the Braves compared to a 3-7 mark in 2020.

After a two-run home run last night, Pete Alonso is batting .349 with 15 hits over his last 13 games.

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Mets

Braves

Jeff McNeil, 2B

Ronald Acuna Jr., RF

Francisco Lindor, SS

Freddie Freeman, 1B

Michael Conforto, RF

Ozzie Albies, 2B

Pete Alonso, 1B

Austin Riley, 3B

Dom Smith, LF

Dansby Swanson, SS

Kevin Pillar, CF

Guillermo Heredia, CF

James McCann, C

Abraham Almonte, LF

Luis Guillorme, 3B

Kevan Smith, C

Jacob deGrom, RHP

Ian Anderson, RHP

Who is starting for the Mets?

Jacob deGrom (7-2, 0.69 ERA), who is coming off his worst start of the season, in which he pitched six innings and allowed two earned runs on three hits.

Who is starting for the Braves?

Ian Anderson, who has a 3.42 ERA and 88 strikeouts in 15 starts this season.

Upcoming schedule

The Mets and Yankees will start their Subway Series on Friday at 7:05 p.m. on SNY.

Taijuan Walker (6-3, 2.38 ERA) will go for the Mets against Jordan Montgomery (3-2, 4.06 ERA).