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Mets and Rangers play with series tied 1-1

July 3, 2022 GMT

Texas Rangers (37-39, second in the AL West) vs. New York Mets (48-30, first in the NL East)

New York; Sunday, 1:40 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rangers: Jon Gray (4-3, 3.89 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, 76 strikeouts); Mets: Carlos Carrasco (8-4, 4.85 ERA, 1.34 WHIP, 81 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Mets -144, Rangers +123; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The New York Mets and Texas Rangers meet on Sunday with the three-game series tied 1-1.

New York has gone 25-13 in home games and 48-30 overall. The Mets have a 20-6 record in games when they did not give up a home run.

Texas has a 37-39 record overall and a 20-19 record on the road. The Rangers have a 27-7 record in games when they have more hits than their opponents.

Sunday’s game is the third time these teams meet this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Jeff McNeil is seventh on the Mets with a .318 batting average, and has 17 doubles, a triple, four home runs, 20 walks and 33 RBI. Brandon Nimmo is 14-for-42 with a home run and three RBI over the last 10 games.

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Corey Seager has 10 doubles, 15 home runs and 36 RBI while hitting .226 for the Rangers. Marcus Semien is 12-for-43 with three doubles and three home runs over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Mets: 4-6, .220 batting average, 4.45 ERA, outscored by 12 runs

Rangers: 6-4, .265 batting average, 2.86 ERA, outscored opponents by 20 runs

INJURIES: Mets: Chris Bassitt: 15-Day IL (undisclosed), Tylor Megill: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Travis Jankowski: 10-Day IL (hand), Sean Reid-Foley: 60-Day IL (elbow), Max Scherzer: 15-Day IL (oblique), Trevor May: 60-Day IL (tricep), Jacob deGrom: 60-Day IL (shoulder), John Curtiss: 60-Day IL (elbow), Joey Lucchesi: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Rangers: Matt Bush: 15-Day IL (forearm), Eli White: 60-Day IL (wrist), Jonathan Hernandez: 60-Day IL (elbow)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.