Pete Alonso and J.D. Davis will play the corner infield spots as the Mets face the St. Louis Cardinals in a spring training game on Thursday at 1:05 p.m.
Alonso is 3-for-9 with a home run and two RBIs this spring, while J.D. Davis is 4-for-12 with a home run, four RBIs and three runs scored. ... Michael Conforto is 2-for-8.
|Rajai Davis, LF||Matt Carpenter, 3B|
|Michael Conforto, RF||Dexter Fowler, RF|
|Wilson Ramos, C||Paul Goldschmidt, 1B|
|Pete Alonso, 1B||Jose Martinez, LF|
|J.D. Davis, 3B||Tyler O'Neill, DH|
|Juan Lagares, CF||Yairo Munoz, SS|
|Danny Espinosa, DH||Drew Robinson, 2B|
|Adeiny Hechavarria, SS||Francisco Pena, C|
|Dilson Herrera, 2B||Randy Arozarena, CF|
Who is pitching for the Mets?
LHP Jason Vargas, who went 7-9 with a 5.77 ERA in 20 starts last season, will start for the Mets. While he went 2-6 with an 8.60 ERA in the first half, he went 5-3 with a 3.81 ERA in 11 games after the All-Star break.
Who is pitching for the Cardinals?
RHP Miles Mikolas, who went 18-4 with a 2.83 ERA in 32 starts last season. Mikolas, 30, just signed a four-year, $68 million contract extension.
The Mets face the Detroit Tigers on the road on Friday at 1:05 p.m.