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Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Tuesday's Mets-Rockies lineups

By Adam Rubin

NEW YORK -- Here are the lineups for the series opener against the Colorado Rockies. Wilmer Flores, on his 22nd birthday, makes his major league debut. He will wear No. 4.

Mets
Eric Young Jr., lf
Daniel Murphy, 2b
Marlon Byrd, rf
Ike Davis, 1b
Juan Lagares, cf
Wilmer Flores, 3b
John Buck, c
Omar Quintanilla, ss
Jenrry Mejia, rhp

The Mets now will face right-hander Chad Bettis. Original starter Tyler Chatwood has been scratched. He had been nursing a hamstring injury and is a consideration to start Thursday.

Rockies
Dexter Fowler, cf
Chris Dickerson, lf
Troy Tulowitzki, ss
Michael Cuddyer, rf
Wilin Rosario, c
Todd Helton, 1b
Nolan Arenado, 3b
DJ LeMahieu, 2b
Chad Bettis, rhp