BOTTOM LINE: New York and Boston will meet on Wednesday.
The Mets are 6-3 in home games in 2020. New York ranks seventh in the league in hitting with a .242 batting average, Brandon Nimmo leads the team with an average of .364.
The Red Sox have gone 7-1 away from home. The Boston offense has compiled a .273 batting average as a team this season, good for first in the MLB. Xander Bogaerts leads the team with an average of .353.
The Red Sox won the last meeting 2-1. Garrett Richards earned his first victory and Bobby Dalbec went 1-for-3 with a home run and an RBI for Boston. David Peterson took his third loss for New York.
TOP PERFORMERS: Pete Alonso leads the Mets with 12 RBIs and is batting .250.
J.D. Martinez leads the Red Sox with 17 extra base hits and 21 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 4-6, .233 batting average, 3.46 ERA, outscored by 15 runs
Red Sox: 5-5, .262 batting average, 4.35 ERA, outscored by five runs