A new season has officially arrived for the New York Mets as the 2014 season begins this afternoon with the Metropolitans playing host to the Washington Nationals at Citi Field.

Mets Starting Lineup:

  1. Eric Young Jr. - 2B
  2. Juan Lagares - CF
  3. David Wright - 3B
  4. Curtis Granderson - RF
  5. Andrew Brown - LF
  6. Ike Davis - 1B
  7. Travis d'Arnaud - C
  8. Ruben Tejada - SS
  9. Dillon Gee - P

(Note: Daniel Murphy is expected to be the everyday second baseman for the Mets this season, but is in Florida where his wife has gone into labor with their first child)

Washington Nationals Lineup:

  1. Denard Span - CF
  2. Ryan Zimmerman - 3B
  3. Jayson Werth - RF
  4. Wilson Ramos - C
  5. Bryce Harper - LF
  6. Ian Desmond - SS
  7. Adam LaRoche - 1B
  8. Anthony Rendon - 2B
  9. Stephen Strasburg - P