Jordan Yamamoto faces former Marlins squad in series finale at 1:10 p.m.

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Mets pitcher Jordan Yamamoto at 2021 spring training
Mets pitcher Jordan Yamamoto at 2021 spring training

The Mets (21-18, first in NL East) are back at it against the Marlins (21-24, fourth in NL East) on Sunday at 1:10 p.m. at Marlins Park.

Mets Notes

- The Mets are going for their eighth series win of the season in this contest.

- The Mets' 12-7 record this month is tied for the fourth-best in the league and all of those games have come against divisional foes.

- Over the past 14 games, Francisco Lindor is batting .275 with nine runs scored, two homers, three doubles and six RBI.

Mets

Marlins

Jonathan Villar, 2B

Francisco Lindor, SS

James McCann, C

Dominic Smith, 1B

Cameron Maybin, LF

Johneshwy Fargas, CF

Brandon Drury, 3B


Khalil Lee, RF


Jordan Yamamoto, RHP


Who is starting for the Mets?

Jordan Yamamoto (3.38 ERA, 1.50 WHIP), who made his Mets debut on May 5 and hasn't pitched since with the big league club

In his 2.2 innings of work against the Cardinals, Yamamoto allowed four hits and one earned run while striking out one. He will be facing his former team on Sunday as well, having spent two seasons with Miami prior to joining the Mets this year.

Who is starting for the Marlins?

Cody Poteet (1.80 ERA, 0.90 WHIP), who has been solid since making his MLB debut. Over two starts, he has allowed just two runs on seven total hits over 10 innings of working, striking out nine and walking two as well.

Upcoming schedule

The Mets return home on Monday to start a series with the Rockies, starting at 7:10 p.m.