New York; Thursday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
: Mets -121, Diamondbacks +102; over/under is 7 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Mets host the Arizona Diamondbacks, leading the series 2-1.
New York has a 67-78 record overall and a 37-34 record at home. The Mets have the ninth-ranked team on-base percentage in the NL at .318.
Arizona has a 38-36 record on the road and a 76-71 record overall. The Diamondbacks have the sixth-ranked team slugging percentage in the NL at .414.
Thursday's game is the seventh meeting between these teams this season. The Mets have a 5-1 advantage in the season series.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 5-5, .258 batting average, 4.03 ERA, outscored opponents by 10 runs
Diamondbacks: 6-4, .238 batting average, 3.48 ERA, outscored opponents by three runs
INJURIES: Mets: Brett Baty: day-to-day (groin), Ronny Mauricio: day-to-day (illness), Sean Reid-Foley: 15-Day IL (lat strain), Carlos Carrasco: 15-Day IL (finger), Josh Walker: 60-Day IL (oblique), John Curtiss: 60-Day IL (elbow), Elieser Hernandez: 60-Day IL (pectoral), Starling Marte: 10-Day IL (migraines), Luis Guillorme: 10-Day IL (leg), Bryce Montes de Oca: 60-Day IL (elbow), Edwin Diaz: 60-Day IL (knee)
Diamondbacks: Dominic Fletcher: 60-Day IL (finger), Tommy Henry: 60-Day IL (elbow), Austin Adams: 60-Day IL (ankle), Drey Jameson: 60-Day IL (elbow), Mark Melancon: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Corbin Martin: 60-Day IL (lat)