BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta and New York will face off on Wednesday.
The Braves are 17-21 against opponents from the NL East. Atlanta has slugged .421, good for second in the National League. Ronald Acuna Jr. leads the team with a .597 slugging percentage, including 40 extra-base hits and 21 home runs.
The Mets are 19-16 against teams from the NL East. New York has a collective on-base percentage of .304, led by Pete Alonso with a mark of .341.
The Mets won the last meeting 4-3. Drew Smith earned his third victory and James McCann went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs for New York. A.J. Minter registered his third loss for Atlanta.
TOP PERFORMERS: Ozzie Albies leads the Braves with 74 hits and has 49 RBIs.
Alonso leads the Mets with 21 extra base hits and is slugging .459.
LAST 10 GAMES: Braves: 5-5, .196 batting average, 2.93 ERA, outscored by two runs
Mets: 5-5, .223 batting average, 2.82 ERA, outscored by two runs