Noah Syndergaard (8-6, 3.31 ERA) gets the start for the Mets. He’ll face Williams Perez (5-6, 5.42 ERA) for the Braves.
In case you missed it on Friday, Sept. 11
Yoenis Cespedes drove in three runs, Steven Matz pitched five innings of one-run ball and four relievers combined to toss four scoreless innings, as the New York Mets’ lead in the NL East moved to 8 1/2 games with a 5-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday at Turner Field.
Cespedes went 3-for-5 with an RBI double in the second inning and crushed a deep two-run home run off Arodys Vizcaino in the ninth inning that gave the Mets a 5-1 lead.
Since joining New York, Cespedes has a .313 average, 14 home runs and 39 RBIs in 38 games. He has seven multi-hit games in September and is batting .413 over his last 10 games.
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Noah Syndergaard will make all of his remaining starts this season.