Tuesday lineup at the Trop

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Here's the lineup for Tuesday's opener to an interleague series against the Rays. It's the Mets' first regular-season visit to the Trop since 2001. Right-hander Alex Cobb starts for the Rays.

Kirk Nieuwenhuis, cf

Jordany Valdespin, dh

David Wright, 3b

Lucas Duda, rf

Daniel Murphy, 2b

Ike Davis, 1b

Jason Bay, lf

Josh Thole, c

Omar Quintanilla, ss

Chris Young, rhp