Francisco Alvarez batting seventh for Mets on Friday

New York Mets catcher Francisco Alvarez is in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Atlanta Braves.

What It Means:

Alvarez will start at designated hitter on Friday and bat seventh versus left-hander Max Fried and Atlanta. Mark Vientos returns to the bench.

numberFire's models project Alvarez for 5.9 FanDuel points on Friday.