Jerad Eickhoff on mound as Mets face Nationals at 7:05 p.m. on SNY

Francisco Lindor Pete Alonso chest bump June 2021 in Washington, D.C.

Francisco Lindor Pete Alonso chest bump June 2021 in Washington, D.C.

The Mets (40-33) play a makeup video game versus the Nationals (37-38) in Washington, D.C. on Monday at 7:05 p.m. on SNY.

Mets Notes

  • Marcus Stroman was put on the bereavement list, with Sean Reid-Foley called from Triple-A Syracuse to take Stroman’s area on the 26-man lineup

  • The Mets have a 16-22 record on the roadway this season

  • Edwin Diaz has not enabled a crowning achievement in his last 44.0 innings, which is the longest active streak in the majors

  • The Mets have utilized 48 gamers in 73 video games this season

  • Aaron Loup has made 12 straight scoreless looks

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Nationals

Jeff McNeil, 2B

Kyle Schwarber, LF

Francisco Lindor, SS

Trea Turner, SS

Dominic Smith, LF

Juan Soto, RF

Pete Alonso, 1B

Josh Bell, 1B

Billy McKinney, RF

Josh Harrison, 2B

Kevin Pillar, CF

Yan Gomes, C

Luis Guillorme, 3B

Gerardo Parra, CF

Patrick Mazeika, C

Starlin Castro, 3B

Jerad Eickhoff, RHP

Paolo Espino, RHP

Who is beginning for the Mets?

RHP Jerad Eickhoff, who is making his 2nd start for the Mets after being promoted from Triple-A Syracuse.

Eickhoff tossed 4.0 scoreless innings versus the Atlanta Braves on June 21 while enabling 3 hits, strolling 3, and setting out 3.

Who is beginning for the Nats?

The Nats, who simply positioned anticipated starter Erick Fedde on the 10-day IL, will utilize Paolo Espino as an opener.

Approaching schedule

The Mets open a three-game series with the Braves in Atlanta on Tuesday at 7:20 p.m.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.