NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 21: (L-R) Curtis Granderson #3, Kirk Nieuwenhuis #9, and Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 during a game at Citi Field on April 21, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Plawecki, Mets Beat Atlanta For 9th Win In A Row

Catcher Kevin Plawecki made an impressive big league debut, contributing with his bat and glove as the banged-up New York Mets won their ninth straight game by beating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 Tuesday night.

04/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 21: Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees rounds third base to score against the Detroit Tigers from first on a double by Mark Teixeira of the New York Yankees during the first inning at Comerica Park on April 21, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Young, Drew Homer As Yankees Top Tigers; Eovaldi Gets 1st Win

Chris Young and Stephen Drew homered in a three-run seventh and Nathan Eovaldi earned his first win with the New York Yankees, 5-2 over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.

04/22/2015

Kevin Plawecki of the U.S. Team during the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Target Field on July 13, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

NL Scout Says Plawecki ‘Could Be Even Better Than D’Arnaud’

Plawecki, 24, has never appeared in a major league game. But he’ll start when New York opens up a three-game series against the Braves at Citi Field on Tuesday night.

04/21/2015

Reds manager Bryan Price (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Reds Manager Bryan Price Is My New Hero

While so many public figures are so scared to speak their minds — fearing arrest by the officers of the “GOTCHA” Politically Correct Police Department — Price planted his flag on the PCPD’s front lawn.

04/21/2015

Todd Hundley (Credit: Ezra O. Shaw /Allsport)

Remember Them? 14 Most Random Mets Sluggers Of The Past 20 Years

Here are 14 sluggers that Mets fans loved at one point or another. Some were good, some were bad and some were just … ehhhh. But they were all RIDICULOUS on one level or another.

04/21/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Why We Need Kris Bryant To Succeed

In case you haven’t heard, Chicago Cubs uber-prospect Kris Bryant was called up and made his debut on Friday.

04/21/2015

Reds manager Bryan Price (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Reds Manager Detonates 77 F-Bombs In Epic Rant

Cincinnati manager Bryan Price went on a profanity-filled rant during his pregame meeting with media, taking exception with the way his team was being covered.

04/21/2015

CC Sabathia against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Frustration Setting In For Sabathia After Another Tough-Luck Loss

CC Sabathia pitched his first complete game in over 21 months. The Yankees, however, fell short with the bats.

04/21/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 20: Starting pitcher CC Sabathia #52 and catcher Brian McCann #34 of the New York Yankees walk to the dugout after the seventh inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Yankees 2-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Rally In The 7th, Claw Past Yankees

J.D. Martinez and Yoenis Cespedes hit consecutive RBI singles in the seventh inning, and Joba Chamberlain got Jacoby Ellsbury to hit into a crucial double play in the eighth.

04/21/2015

Travis d'Arnaud bats against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ D’Arnaud Out More Than 3 Weeks, Blevins More Than 6 Weeks

The team said Monday that d’Arnaud will be in a splint for three weeks after his right hand was broken when he was hit by a pitch a day earlier.

04/20/2015

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets is met by manager Terry Collins after scoring in the fourth inning against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New York Mets will continue their best-ever first homestand this week after beginning their home schedule with seven straight wins for the first time in club history.

04/20/2015

Curtis Granderson #3 and Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets celebrate a 7-6 win against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ Fast Start Has Citi Field Rocking Like Never Before

With higher expectations for 2015, three of the first seven home crowds exceeded 41,000 and two others were around 39,000.

04/20/2015

Wally Backman during Game 7 of the 1986 World Series. (Photo by T.G. Higgins/Getty Images)

Report: Wally Backman Could Be Option As Marlins Mull Manager’s Future

Mets fan favorite Wally Backman has been waiting patiently for his shot to manage in the major leagues. That opportunity could come in Miami.

04/20/2015

Stories from Main Street (credit: CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Yankees Fan Walking Up East Coast For Wounded Warriors

At 65, retired teacher Richard Albero from New Jersey found himself asking the big questions: “What’s it all about? Why am I here? What have I done?”

04/20/2015

Travis d'Arnaud bats against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Kallet: Scorching Mets Have Overcome Adversity, But More Is On The Way

Can they continue to weather the storm? It won’t be easy, and the challenge just got more daunting. But maybe there’s something special about this team. It certainly feels that way early on.

04/20/2015