Curtis Granderson follows through on a seventh-inning base hit to break up Los Angeles pitcher Clayton Kershaw's perfect-game bid at Citi Field on July 23, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Humiliating! Clayton Kershaw Exposes Far-From-Perfect Mets Lineup

With a cleanup hitter batting .170 and the guy behind him hitting only a little bit better, the Mets stood little chance against Clayton Kershaw.

07/24/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 23:  Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets is tagged by Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers as he is picked off for the first out of the eighth inning at Citi Field on July 23, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Kershaw Makes Easy Work Of Meek-Hitting Mets, Dodgers Win 3-0

Clayton Kershaw pitched a three-hitter, retiring the first 18 batters in his second shutout of the season, as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 3-0 on Thursday night.

07/23/2015

Madison Bumgarner

No Yankees In Top 20 MLB Jersey Sales For First Time Since 2010

Two Mets — Matt Harvey and David Wright — are in the top 20, and no Yankees are represented.

07/23/2015

Fans display asterisk signs at Alex Rodriguez  (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images), and a young fan has a good idea (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jared Max: A Modern-Day Baseball Fan’s Dilemma, From The Inside Out

Why is it so difficult to not be suspicious when certain players hit home runs? Do you feel this conflict, too?

07/23/2015

Plaxico Burress (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Oops! 10 Freak Off-The-Field Injuries In New York Sports

In light of Jason Pierre-Paul’s freak fireworks injury, we’ve given a lot of thought to some of the strangest off-field injuries suffered by New York sports figures.

07/23/2015

Terry Collins (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Takes Blame For Absolutely Brutal Defeat

Instead of pulling to within a game of the Nationals, the Mets fell three off the division pace Wednesday after dropping two of three in the series.

07/23/2015

Mets’ starter Noah Syndergaard pitches in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., on July 22, 2015. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Parnell Implodes In 8th, Mets Suffer Worst Loss Of The Season

Michael Taylor had a two-run single in the eighth inning, Danny Espinosa followed with an RBI double and the Washington Nationals rallied from three runs down to beat the Mets 4-3 on Wednesday.

07/23/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 22:  Matt den Dekker #21 of the Washington Nationals scores on a Bobby Parnell #39 (not pictured) of the New York Mets wild pitch in the eight inning during a baseball game at Nationals Park on July 22, 2015 in Washington, DC.  The Nationals won 4-3.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Mets Implode, Yanks Roll, And Keeping ‘The Best Interests Of The Sport’ In Mind

We also heard about our old co-worker Tommy Lugauer, an upcoming staff luncheon, and Craig’s vow to start eating right.

WFAN–07/23/2015

Yunel Escobar of the Washington Nationals grabs his wrist after a swing in the second inning against the New York Mets on July 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

WATCH: What Just Happened To Yunel Escobar?

Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar went down swinging — literally — in Wednesday’s game against the Mets.

07/22/2015

Greg Maddux

Counting Down: 5 Best Starting Rotations Of The Past 20 Years

Let’s see where the current Mets staff ranks among the five best pitching rotations of the past 20 years.

07/22/2015

Hank Azaria throws out the first pitch before a Mets game in 2008 (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

WATCH: Hank Azaria’s ‘Simpsons’ Characters Call Memorable Mets Moments

The Mets have one of the best television booths in baseball. But they’ve got some competition in Moe, Apu and Chief Wiggum.

07/22/2015

Michael Conforto

Mets Prospect Conforto On Call-Up Rumors: ‘That’s Awesome’

Michael Conforto is aware — how could he not be? — that his major league debut may come as early as Thursday.

07/22/2015

Ben Zobrist

Report: Mets, A’s Have Discussed Ben Zobrist Trade

They clearly need a bat, and while Justin Upton and Carlos Gomez are reportedly on New York’s radar, Ben Zobrist appears to be a more realistic option for the Amazin’s.

07/22/2015

Joe Girardi (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Stephen Drew (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) and Terry Collins (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Collins Would Kill To Have Girardi’s Stephen Drew Problem

The Yankees can afford to keep starting Stephen Drew at second base because they have other people to get the job done.

07/22/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 21: Kevin Plawecki #22 of the New York Mets celebrates after scoring a run in the ninth inning of the Mets 7-2 win over the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on July 21, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mets’ Bats Come Alive In 7-2 Win Over Nationals

Pinch-hitter Eric Campbell put New York ahead with his two-run single in the seventh inning, and a stagnant Mets lineup finally came through with several clutch hits to back Jacob deGrom.

07/22/2015

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