On May 03, 2024, the New York Mets are set to clash with the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, with first pitch scheduled for 06:50 pm. The weather forecast indicates a few clouds for the game.

Taking the mound for the Mets will be Jose Quintana, showcasing an ERA of 3.475. Opposing him, Aaron Civale will be the starting pitcher for the Rays, carrying a 5.062 ERA.

In the 2024 NL East Division standings, the Mets currently occupy the 7th spot with a 14-14 record, giving them a .500 winning percentage. They have a divisional record of 2-1, placing them in 3rd within the division. Having won 4 of their last 10 games, they are currently on a 1-game losing streak. The Mets have secured 7 wins out of 16 home games and 7 wins in 12 road games. They have performed better in day games with 8 wins compared to 6 wins in night games. The team has scored 124 runs and allowed 119 runs so far this season.

Over in the 2024 AL East Division standings, the Tampa Bay Rays are positioned 11th with a record of 14-16, resulting in a .467 winning percentage. With a division record of 3-4, they are placed 5th in their division. The Rays have won 3 of their last 10 games and have a current win streak of 1 game. Their home record stands at 8-9, while they have won 6 out of 13 road games. They have an even split of 7 wins each in day and night games. Offensively, they have scored 117 runs and given up 148 runs.