Projected 2015 New York Mets Opening Day lineup and statistics

Projected 2015 New York Mets Opening Day lineup and statistics

New York Mets manager Terry Collins revealed his projected 2015 Opening Day lineup during a press conference on Wednesday morning.

Collins’ projected lineup is as follows, with offensive projections courtesy of Steamer.

1. Juan Lagares – CF 
.248/.288/.396 — 15 HR, 23 2B

New York Mets centerfielder Juan Lagares is projected to leadoff in 2015.

2. Curtis Granderson – LF
.222/.314/.398 — 19 HR, 20 2B

New York Mets left fielder Curtis Granderson is projected to bat second in 2015.

3. David Wright – 3B
.275/.347/.432 — 16 HR, 29 2B

New York Mets third baseman David Wright is projected to third in 2015.

4. Lucas Duda – 1B
.234/.333/.420 — 24 HR, 26 2B

New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda is projected to bat fourth in 2015.

5. Michael Cuddyer – RF
.255/.315/.418 — 19 HR, 28 2B

New York Mets right fielder Michael Cuddyer is projected to bat fifth in 2015.
6. Daniel Murphy – 2B
.277/.320/.393 — 9 HR, 34 2B

New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy is projected to hit sixth in 2015.
7. Travis d’Arnaud – C
.251/.313/.428 — 17 HR, 24 2B

New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is projected to seventh in 2015.

8. Wilmer Flores – SS
.248/.288/.396 — 15 HR, 23 2B

New York Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores is projected to leadoff in 2015.

Michael Cuddyer Photo Credit: Keith Allison
New York Mets Photo Credit: Michael G. Baron