Alonso leads Mets against the Marlins following 4-hit performance
Miami Marlins (63-90, fourth in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (97-57, first in the NL East)
New York; Tuesday, 7:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Pablo Lopez (9-10, 3.88 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, 162 strikeouts); Mets: Carlos Carrasco (15-6, 3.79 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, 147 strikeouts)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Mets -218, Marlins +179; over/under is 7 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Mets play the Miami Marlins after Pete Alonso had four hits against the Athletics on Sunday.
New York has a 97-57 record overall and a 50-26 record at home. The Mets have the second-best team on-base percentage in MLB play at .333.
Miami has gone 31-44 on the road and 63-90 overall. The Marlins have a 37-5 record in games when they scored five or more runs.
The teams meet Tuesday for the 18th time this season. The Mets are ahead 12-5 in the season series.
TOP PERFORMERS: Alonso has 26 doubles and 39 home runs while hitting .270 for the Mets. Francisco Lindor is 16-for-44 with two doubles, a triple and two home runs over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 8-2, .272 batting average, 3.68 ERA, outscored opponents by 26 runs
Marlins: 5-5, .260 batting average, 2.86 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
INJURIES: Mets: Tommy Hunter: 15-Day IL (back), Mychal Givens: 15-Day IL (undisclosed), Bryce Montes de Oca: 15-Day IL (hamstring), Starling Marte: 10-Day IL (hand), Brett Baty: 10-Day IL (thumb), Sean Reid-Foley: 60-Day IL (elbow), John Curtiss: 60-Day IL (elbow), Joey Lucchesi: 60-Day IL (elbow)
Marlins: Edward Cabrera: day-to-day (ankle), Joey Wendle: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Trevor Rogers: 15-Day IL (lat), Tommy Nance: 15-Day IL (groin), Jorge Soler: 60-Day IL (back), Avisail Garcia: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Anthony Bender: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jordan Holloway: 60-Day IL (elbow), Daniel Castano: 7-Day IL (concussion), Max Meyer: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jazz Chisholm: 60-Day IL (back), Cody Poteet: 60-Day IL (elbow), Paul Campbell: 60-Day IL (elbow), Sean Guenther: 60-Day IL (arm)