Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals connects on an eighth inning RBI double against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ramos, Zimmermann Lead Nats To 3-0 Win Over Mets

The Nationals won with Jordan Zimmermann on the mound for a ninth straight start, getting a two-run homer from Wilson Ramos in the seventh inning of a 3-0 victory over the Mets Sunday.

09/14/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals connects on a fourth inning infield base hit against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Harper, Nats Rout Mets 10-3 To Close In On NL East

Bryce Harper homered, Ian Desmond drove in three runs and the Washington Nationals moved a step closer to their second NL East title in three years with a 10-3 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night.

09/13/2014

Washington Nationals v New York Mets

Mets Snap 12-Game Home Skid Against Nationals Thanks To Lagares Double

Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead double and the New York Mets made it stand up, ending a 12-game home skid against Washington.

09/12/2014

Citi Field (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Wally Backman To Join Mets’ Coaching Staff On Sept. 19

Backman, the manager of the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s, will join the big club’s coaching staff on September 19 and stay with the team through the end of the season.

09/12/2014

David Wright (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: Wright Or Wrong? Mets Should Consider Tossing Captain Overboard

As far as anyone knows, Mets brass have yet to consider the possibility. But here it is, anyway. Unloading David Wright in the offseason, once unthinkable, might not be a bad idea.

09/12/2014

Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Colon Ejected As Nationals Smash Mets 6-2

Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon had two-run homers off Bartolo Colon, who was ejected after hitting the following batter both times.

09/12/2014

Boomer & Carton with Matt Harvey (Credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

Matt Harvey On WFAN: I’m Counting April 6, 2015 As A Win

“Everything is healthy. I think I’ll probably get one or two more bullpens. We haven’t been on radar guns, (but) everything feels normal.”

09/11/2014

Mets owners Fred (L) and Jeff Wilpon (R) (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Mets Say Discrimination Suit Against Team, Wilpon ‘Without Merit’

The lawsuit claims the club recognized and rewarded former VP of ticket sales Leigh Castergine until she learned she was pregnant in August 2013.

09/11/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 10: Rafael Montero #50 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field on September 10, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Montero Picks Up First Career Win, Mets Beat Rockies 2-0

Rafael Montero earned his first major league win, Eric Young Jr. went 3 for 3 with an RBI triple and the suddenly surging New York Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 2-0.

09/11/2014

Jeff Wilpon (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Former Team Exec Claims Mets Fired Her For Being Pregnant Out Of Wedlock

Leigh Castergine, the former Mets’ head of marketing and ticket sales who was let go last month, is claiming that she was unfairly terminated.

09/10/2014

Mark Bavaro (Credit: Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 89-80

We’re ranking the best local players in history by jersey/uniform number, and this week we unveil 89-80.

09/10/2014

Mets outfielders Juan Lagares, left, and Curtis Granderson watch a two-run homer by San Francisco’s  Buster Posey land over the fence at Citi Field on Aug. 3, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Mulling Another Round Of Moving In The Fences At Citi Field

The Mets, who have been one of the weakest-hitting teams in the sport during that time, have messed with the outfield set-up twice before.

09/10/2014

David Wright (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

David Wright Left With ‘Sour Taste’ After Shoulder Injury Ends Season

General manager Sandy Alderson, though, defended Wright’s performance in a down year: “David did what captains do. He persevered, he gutted it out.”

09/10/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

DeGrom Dominant Through 8, Mets Blank Rockies 2-0

Jacob deGrom burnished his rookie of the year credentials by pitching three-hit ball for eight dominant innings, and the New York Mets held on to beat the Colorado Rockies 2-0 Tuesday night.

09/10/2014

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets tosses his bat after striking out to end the top of the seventh inning with the tying run on third base against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on August 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Mets’ David Wright Out For Season After MRI On Left Rotator Cuff

Mets third baseman David Wright is out for the remainder of the season, after undergoing an MRI showing persistent inflammation in his left rotator cuff.

09/09/2014

Photo Galleries
3. Washington Nationals (96-66)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – October 1, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on October 1st.

23. Cincinnati Reds (72-84)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 24, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 24th.

20. Miami Marlins (72-76)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 17, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 17th.

25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 9, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 9th.

8. Kansas City Royals (74-62)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 2, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 2nd.

8. Los Angeles Dodgers (74-57)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – August 27, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on August 27th.

5. Washington Nationals (69-53)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – August 19, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on August 19th.

More Galleries