Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves runs to second base after hitting a RBI double in the fifth inning during the Braves opening series at Turner Field on April 11, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. Christian Bethancourt #27 scored on the double. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Teheran, Freeman Push Braves To 5-3 Victory Over Mets

Julio Teheran pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Atlanta Braves stayed hot with a 5-3 victory Saturday night over the New York Mets, who learned earlier that injured closer Jenrry Mejia was suspended 80 games for a positive drug test.

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Jenrry Mejia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia Suspended For 80 Games After Testing Positive For Stanozolol

New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia has been given an 80-game suspension without pay, effective immediately, after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, the MLB said Saturday.

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ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 10: Jonny Gomes #7 of the Atlanta Braves celebrates after scoring in the third inning on a throwing error by Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets during the Braves home opener at Turner Field on April 10, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Braves Score 2-Run Single In 8th; Mets Lose 5-3

Phil Gosselin had a tiebreaking two-run single in the eighth inning, Cameron Maybin homered and the Atlanta Braves won their home opener with a 5-3 victory over the sloppy New York Mets on Friday night.

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Matt Harvey pitches in the fifth inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nats’ Harper On Harvey: ‘He’s Going To Be Cy Young One Day’

Now that’s how you return from Tommy John surgery. Mets ace Matt Harvey impressed everyone in the ballpark in his first start in nearly 20 months.

04/10/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Matt Harvey — The Biggest Star In New York?

The headline says it all.

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Matt Harvey pitches in the first inning during a baseball against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: ‘Must-See Harvey’ Lives Up To The Hype, Yankee Panic And More

Boomer and Craig were collectively beside themselves after their young ace came up well, aces, and you could hear it in their tone.

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Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets pitches in the third inning during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Harvey Brilliant In Return; Mets Make Statement With Series Win Over Nationals

Matt Harvey was dynamic in his return from Tommy John surgery, outpitching Stephen Strasburg with six scoreless innings, regularly reaching 97 mph and striking out nine.

04/09/2015

Craig Carton fires back at Mets GM Sandy Alderson on April 9, 2015. (credit: CBS Sports Network)

WFAN’s Carton Fires Back, Compares Mets GM To ‘Club-Footed Yak’

Sandy Alderson is a funny guy. That much we know. But maybe the Mets general manager chose the wrong targets on Wednesday.

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In Honor Of Matt’s First Start, The 7 Best Harvey Days Of All Time

Matt Harvey is set to make his first regular-season mound appearance in over 500 days, and to celebrate his return, we gloss over his seven best performances.

04/09/2015

Matt Harvey throws a pitch during a spring training game against the Miami Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium on March 11, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Now It Counts: Mets’ Harvey Set For Big Return Against Nationals

Matt Harvey has been itching to help the Mets. That day has finally arrived. New York’s ace, with his surgically repaired elbow, will take the mound Thursday afternoon in Washington.

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Terry Collins (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images), Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Alderson, Mets Make Show Of Defusing Lineup-Gate

“Hey, Terry. Here’s your lineup for tomorrow,” the Mets GM said in front of reporters. Finishing the bit, Collins put the prop in a pocket and joked, “I was waiting for that all day.”

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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 08: David Wright #5 of the New York Mets walks off the field after being doubled off at first base for the third out of the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 8, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Nationals won 2-1. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Zimmerman’s 2-Run Shot The Difference As Nats Edge Mets

Jordan Zimmermann didn’t quite pick up where he left off in 2014, when he threw a no-hitter to close the regular season, but he only allowed one run in six innings Wednesday night.

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Terry Collins jogs off the field against the Washington Nationals during Opening Day at Nationals Park on April 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mets Lineup Conspiracy: Is Front Office Dictating Order?

Who’s managing things around here? Some believe the lineup used by the Mets on opening day came from GM Sandy Alderson, not skipper Terry Collins, though it could have had his blessing.

04/08/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Mets Blogger Matt Cerrone Calls In To Defend Himself

With reports circulating that paint the Mets in a less-than-flattering light with regards to their management, Boomer and Craig mentioned Matt Cerrone, who is the founder of Metsblog.com.

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