Mets vs. Cubs preview: David Peterson on mound at 7:40 p.m. on SNY

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David Peterson windup home whites tight shot
David Peterson windup home whites tight shot

The Mets (7-5) continue a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs (7-9) at Wrigley Field on Wednesday at 7:40 p.m. on SNY.

Mets Notes

  • The Mets' bullpen has allowed just five earned runs in 17 innings over the last seven games

  • Brandon Nimmo's MLB-best 24-game on-base streak was snapped on Tuesday night

  • J.D. Davis has homered in four consecutive games against the Cubs

  • Dominic Smith is hitting .295/.358/.557 in 150 games since the start of the 2019 season

  • Francisco Lindor is one stolen base away from the 100th of his career

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Mets

Cubs

Jeff McNeil, 2B

Ian Happ, LF

Francisco Lindor, SS

Willson Contreras, C

Pete Alonso, 1B

Kris Bryant, RF

Dominic Smith, LF

Anthony Rizzo, 1B

JD. Davis, 3B

Javier Baez, SS

Michael Conforto, RF

Matt Duffy, 3B

Kevin Pillar, CF

David Bote, 2B

James McCann, C

Jake Marisnick, CF

David Peterson, LHP

Zach Davies, RHP

Who is starting for the Mets?

RHP David Peterson, who is coming off arguably the best start of his career. Peterson allowed one run in 6.0 innings while walking none and striking out 10 last Wednesday against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field.

Who is starting for the Cubs?

RHP Zach Davies, who has a 10.32 ERA and 2.21 WHIP in 11.1 innings over three starts this season. He allowed four runs on seven hits in 4.0 innings during his start this past Friday against the Atlanta Braves.

Upcoming schedule

The Mets wrap up their series with the Cubs on Thursday at 7:40 p.m. on SNY.

Joey Lucchesi will be on the hill for the Mets, opposed by Trevor Williams for the Cubs.