Rockies RHP Tyler Chatwood (6-10, 4.42 ERA) at Mets RHP Seth Lugo, 5:10 p.m. Saturday, AT&T SportsNet;
Chatwood pitched reasonably well in his last start, allowing three runs on eight hits over six innings, but the Rockies lost the game to Cincinnati at Coors Field and Chatwood was saddled with his third consecutive loss. As has been the case over the last two seasons, Chatwood has been much better at home than on the road this year, going 4-5 with a 3.19 ERA. He has been excellent against the Mets at Citi Field, posting a 2-0 record with a 0.53 ERA in three starts. Lugo has never started against the Rockies, but he did face them as a reliever last season, giving up two runs on one hit in three innings in the Mets’ 7-2 loss. Lugo has pitched well at Citi Field, going 2-2 with a 2.93 ERA over 10 games (five starts).