Mark your calendars for June 18, 2024, as the New York Mets are set to take on the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Field, with the first pitch at 8:05 PM under likely overcast skies.

Luis Severino, stepping up to the mound for the Mets, flaunts an impressive ERA of 3.115. Opposing him, Michael Lorenzen will represent the Rangers, touting an ERA of 2.864.

Currently, the Mets find themselves 12th in the NL East Division with a record of 33-37, equating to a .47 winning percentage. They are 4th in the division with a record of 11-10. Recently, they have shown strong form, claiming 8 wins in their last 10 games and are riding a five-game winning streak. Their home record stands at 18-23, while they have played slightly better on the road with a 15-14 tally. The team has performed comparably in day and night games, amassing 15 and 18 wins, respectively. They have collectively scored 313 runs but have allowed 331 runs against.

The Texas Rangers sit 11th in the AL West Division with a slightly lower record of 33-38, which reflects a .46 winning percentage. In their division, they are placed at 2nd with a 9-14 record. Their current form shows 4 wins in their last 10 games, and they are currently on a three-game losing streak. At home, they hold a 16-17 record, and away they are 17-21. The Rangers have secured 13 wins in day games and 20 during night games. In terms of scoring, they have notched up 300 runs while allowing 305 runs.