The New York Mets have announced that the Friday, October 2 game against the Washington Nationals has been rescheduled as the first game of a separate admission doubleheader on Saturday, October 3.

Friday's rescheduled game will begin at 1:10 p.m. with gates opening at 11:10 a.m., followed by Saturday's regularly scheduled game at 7:10 p.m. Fans attending the first game will be required to exit the ballpark following the final out of the game.

Important Information:

• Only tickets marked "Friday, October 2, 2015 - Game 79" are valid for admission to Saturday afternoon's game beginning at 1:10 p.m.

• Tickets marked "Saturday, October 3, 2015 - Game 80" will remain valid for the originally scheduled 7:10 p.m. night game.

• Free Shirt Friday t-shirts presented by AvoDerm and Nylabone will be given out to all fans in attendance at the 1:10 p.m. afternoon game, and the Mets fleece blanket courtesy of The Northwest Company will be given to the first 15,000 fans at the regularly scheduled 7:10 p.m. game.

• Complimentary tickets to tonight's game and those marked "NO RAINCHECK" have no value and do not constitute a rain check, but are valid for admission for the game beginning tomorrow afternoon at 1:10 p.m.

• The Mets will allow fans holding a paid ticket for tonight's game marked "Friday, October 2, 2015 - Game 79", who do not use their ticket for admission to Saturday afternoon's game to exchange their unused ticket for a complimentary ticket to any April 2016 home game (excluding Opening Day, April 8), subject to availability. Please note:

• Tickets in the following Premium seating categories and Hospitality areas will be exchanged in an alternate seating category and location: Delta Platinum, Delta Gold, Delta Silver, Metropolitan Platinum, Metropolitan Gold, Hyundai Club, Honda Clubhouse, Party City Deck, Delta Sky Deck, Shea Bridge Terrace, Big Apple Reserved, Acela Club Patio, Empire Party Suites, Empire Luxury Suites and Sterling Suites.

• Tickets purchased as part of the Pepsi Porch Party Pack, Voucher Value Pack, Caesars Bar Package or Wings and Beer Package will not include food and beverage credit if exchanged for an eligible April 2016 home game.

• Tickets originally purchased with stored value will not include stored value credit if exchanged for an eligible April 2016 home game. The option to exchange these tickets for Rain Cards is not available.

• Unused tickets marked "Friday, October 2, 2015 - Game 79" can be submitted for redemption by mail or in person at the Citi Field Box Office. Redemption orders will be processed in the off-season after individual tickets go on sale to the general public. Tickets can be mailed to the below address:

New York Mets
Attn: Ticket Services
120-01 Roosevelt Ave.
Flushing, NY 11368

• Parking passes of any kind for "Friday, October 2, 2015 - Game 79" will be valid only for Saturday afternoon's game beginning at 1:10 p.m. and may not be exchange for another game, refunded or carried over to the 2016 season.

The Citi Field Ticket Windows will open at 9 a.m.