Gameday Thread: Game 108, New York Mets @ Detroit Tigers

New York Mets (56-52) @ Detroit Tigers (59-49)

Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, Michigan

First Pitch: 7:10 PM ET

Pitching Matchup: Noah Syndergaard (9-5, 2.48 ERA) vs. Justin Verlander (11-6, 3.54 ERA)

TV/Radio: FOX Sports Detroit; 97.1 The Ticket

Weather: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

Lineups

New York Mets

1. Curtis Granderson (L) DH
2. Alejandro De Aza (L) CF
3. Neil Walker (S) 2B
4. Jay Bruce (L) RF
5. James Loney (L) 1B
6. Kelly Johnson (L) 3B
7. Brandon Nimmo (L) LF
8. Rene Rivera (R) C
9. Matt Reynolds (R) SS

Detroit Tigers

1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B
2. Tyler Collins (L) CF
3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B
4. Victor Martinez (S) DH
5. J.D. Martinez (R) RF
6. Nick Castellanos (R) 3B
7. Justin Upton (R) LF
8. James McCann (R) C
9. Jose Iglesias (R) SS

Injuries

Mets

Asdrubal Cabrera; 8/3, 15-day DL, Left knee strain

Yoenis Cespedes; 8/4, 15-day DL, Right quadriceps strain

Lucas Duda; 8/3, 15-day DL, Stress fracture in lower back

Matt Harvey; 7/20, Out for season, Thoracic outlet syndrome

Jim Henderson; 8/4, 15-day DL, Right biceps tendinitis, hamstring injury

Juan Lagares; 7/29, 15-day DL, Partially torn left thumb ligament

Jose Reyes; 7/31, 15-day DL, Left intercostal strain

Justin Ruggiano; 8/4, 15-day DL, Mild left hamstring strain

Zack Wheeler; 7/28, 60-day DL, Recovering from March 2015 Tommy John surgery

David Wright; 7/6, 60-day DL, Recovering from June 2016 neck surgery

Tigers

Cameron Maybin; 8/4, Any day, Left thumb sprain

Mike Pelfrey; 8/4, 15-day DL, Lower back strain

Drew VerHagen; 8/4, 60-day DL, Right shoulder thoracic outlet syndrome

Jordan Zimmermann; 8/4, Any day, Right lat tightness

Transactions

Mets

Date Transaction
08/04/16 New York Mets recalled Brandon Nimmo from Las Vegas 51s.
New York Mets placed CF Yoenis Cespedes on the 15-day disabled list. Strained right quad.
08/02/16 New York Mets optioned CF Brandon Nimmo to Las Vegas 51s.
New York Mets recalled LHP Josh Edgin from Las Vegas 51s.
New York Mets recalled LF Ty Kelly from Las Vegas 51s.
New York Mets optioned RHP Seth Lugo to Las Vegas 51s.
New York Mets activated LHP Jonathon Niese.
New York Mets placed SS Asdrubal Cabrera on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 1, 2016. Strained patella tendon in his left knee.
New York Mets placed RF Justin Ruggiano on the 15-day disabled list. Left hamstring strain.
New York Mets activated RF Jay Bruce.
08/01/16 Cincinnati Reds traded RF Jay Bruce to New York Mets for 2B Dilson Herrera and LHP Max Wotell.
New York Mets recalled Matt Reynolds from Las Vegas 51s.
Pittsburgh Pirates traded LHP Jonathon Niese to New York Mets for LHP Antonio Bastardo and cash.
07/30/16 New York Mets transferred RHP Matt Harvey from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Thoracic outlet syndrome.
New York Mets signed free agent RF Justin Ruggiano.
New York Mets placed SS Jose Reyes on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 27, 2016. Left oblique strain.
07/29/16 New York Mets recalled Brandon Nimmo from Las Vegas 51s.
New York Mets placed CF Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list. Torn ligament in his left thumb.
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Tigers

Date Transaction
08/05/16 Detroit Tigers optioned Kyle Ryan to Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers recalled Blaine Hardy from Toledo Mud Hens.
08/04/16 Detroit Tigers optioned RHP Dustin Molleken to Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers activated RHP Jordan Zimmermann from the 15-day disabled list.
Detroit Tigers signed free agent LHP Cesar Ramos to a minor league contract.
08/03/16 Detroit Tigers placed RHP Mike Pelfrey on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 1, 2016. Back strain.
Detroit Tigers activated RF J.D. Martinez from the 15-day disabled list.
08/02/16 Detroit Tigers activated LHP Daniel Norris from the 15-day disabled list.
Detroit Tigers optioned LHP Daniel Norris to Toledo Mud Hens.
Detroit Tigers signed free agent RHP Jason Foley to a minor league contract.
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