Monday's Mets-Cards lineups

ST. LOUIS -- Here are the lineups for the Mets' 8:10 p.m. ET series opener Monday against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

Curtis Granderson returns to the leadoff slot for the second straight game. Jacob deGrom becomes the first pitcher in franchise history to bat eighth. Eric Young Jr. returns from the disabled list.


Granderson, cf

Daniel Murphy, 2b

David Wright, 3b

Bobby Abreu, rf

Lucas Duda, 1b

Taylor Teagarden, c

Ruben Tejada, ss

deGrom, rhp

E.Y. Jr., lf


Matt Carpenter, 3b

Jon Jay, cf

Matt Holliday, lf

Allen Craig, rf

Matt Adams, 1b

Yadier Molina, c

Jhonny Peralta, ss

Kolten Wong, 2b

Carlos Martinez, rhp