Jose Lobaton on Mets' bench versus Reds

New York Mets catcher Jose Lobaton is not starting on Tuesday against the Cincinnati Reds.

What It Means:

Tomas Nido will step behind the plate while Lobaton hits the bench. He's hit safely in three straight starts but is 7-of-43 (.163) overall at the dish through 17 contests.

Lobaton is averaging 4.4 FanDuel points per game this season. numberFire's models project him to hit .196 with 6 homers and 22 RBI in 248 plate appearances over the rest of the year.