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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

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

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08:  Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets celebrates his ninth inning game winning sacrifice fly against the Colorado Rockies with teammates Rafael Montero #50 and Eric Young Jr. #22 at Citi Field on September 8, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Granderson, Flores Boost Mets To 3-2 Win Over Rockies In The 9th

Curtis Granderson hit a tying triple off former-Met LaTroy Hawkins and scored two pitches later on Wilmer Flores’ sacrifice fly, giving New York a 3-2 win Monday night.

09/08/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - SEPTEMBER 7:  Anthony Recker #20 of the New York Mets and Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets celebrate after they both scored in the sixth inning off a two-run home run from Recker against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on September 7, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Granderson, Recker Go Yard, Mets Knock Off Reds 4-3

Curtis Granderson and Anthony Recker homered, and the New York Mets scored four unearned runs in a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.

09/07/2014

Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets congratulates Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets after scoring a run during the second inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on September 5, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Granderson, D’Arnaud Homer, Mets Beat Reds 14-5

Curtis Granderson and Travis d’Arnaud each hit a three-run homer and drove in four runs on Friday night, powering the New York Mets to their third straight victory, 14-5 over the Cincinnati Reds.

09/05/2014

Curtis Granderson  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ranking The 10 Most Disappointing Local Baseball Players Of 2014

The Bombers spent nearly $500 million in the offseason and this was the year that the Mets were finally expected to contend. Let’s just say it hasn’t worked out for either party.

09/04/2014

Curtis Granderson (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: What Is It About The Mets That Stars Continually Become Busts?

So if it’s not just a matter of the physical, what about the metaphysical? Do the Mets foster a losing culture? Do new players arrive as optimists and leave as cynics?

08/28/2014

Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets is doubled off first by Adrian Gonzalez #23 of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the second inning at Dodger Stadium on August 22, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers Top Error-Prone Mets 6-2

Dan Haren overcame a leadoff homer by Curtis Granderson and a pair of failed sacrifice bunt attempts to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the error-prone New York Mets 6-2 on Friday night.

08/23/2014

Terry Collins (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Palladino: Do The Right Thing And Get Terry Collins Some Big Bats

Mets brass has gone halfway with Collins, and that beats the heck out of the alternative. But they’ll do him an even greater service by actually spending some money this offseason.

08/15/2014

New York Mets v Philadelphia Phillies

Mets Hold On To Edge Phils, Colon Gets 200th Win

Bartolo Colon pitched eight innings for his 200th career victory, Travis d’Arnaud homered and the New York Mets held on for a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.

08/08/2014

David Wright (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ed Coleman: Not-So-Amazin’ Lineup Is Killing The Mets

So you can see why it sometimes takes Terry Collins hours to figure out what his lineup will be that day. He constantly has to wipe the tears from his eyes.

08/08/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

DeGrom Helps Own Cause With Tiebreaking Single, Mets Blast Marlins 9-1

Jacob deGrom had a tiebreaking single and again shut down the Marlins with seven impressive innings.

07/14/2014

Bartolo Colon grounds out to first in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves on July 10, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Pitchers Batting 8th? Going Away From Book Helps Mets

It might have been asking too much for Bartolo Colon to become an offensive force out of that spot. Still, there was some clear thinking from manager Terry Collins.

07/11/2014

DENVER, CO - JUNE 7: Corey Dickerson #6 of the Colorado Rockies watches his game-tying RBI single during the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Coors Field on June 7, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies defeated the Dodgers 5-4 in 10 innings to end their eight game losing streak. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 13 Starts And Sits

By Chris Cwik, CBSSports.com Each Friday the fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week of fantasy baseball. It’s always tough to start a platoon […]

06/20/2014

Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets is congratulated by manager Terry Collins #10 after his first-inning home run against the San Diego Padres at Citi Field on June 15, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Grandy Leads Off, 40-Year-Old Club & More

After going 3-3 on their homestand, the Mets go back on the road this week to face the St. Louis Cardinals and Miami Marlins.

06/16/2014

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