Schwei’s Mets Notes: Curtis Granderson Makes HistoryThe New York Mets bounced back after losing two of three to the Nationals with a three-game sweep of the Twins and moved into the lead for the first National League wild-card spot in the race for the postseason.
Granderson Ties It, Wins It With Extra-Inning Homers Vs. TwinsCurtis Granderson's second extra-inning homer of the game, a solo shot with two outs in the 12th inning, lifted the New York Mets to a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night at Citi Field.
Mets Score 4 Times In 8th, Beat Braves 6-4The Mets scored four times in the eighth inning for a 6-4 victory over the Braves on Friday night after Curtis Granderson's two-run homer in the sixth had snapped Teheran's 29 2/3-innings scoreless streak against them.
Cueto Continues To Own Mets As Giants Roll, 8-1Johnny Cueto didn't see much significance in facing the New York Mets for the first time since Game 2 of last year's World Series.
Kallet: Mets' Collins Suddenly Has A Dilemma In The OutfieldBarring injury, Terry Collins will have plenty of juggling to do in the second half of the season.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: DeGrom Has Another Unhappy Birthday, Granderson Becomes Franchise's Leadoff Homer KingFor the second straight year, Jacob deGrom lost a start against Atlanta on his birthday. According to Baseball-Reference.com, it was the 11th time a Mets pitcher started on his birthday.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Matz Falls Back To Earth, Granderson Ties Leadoff Home Run Record And MoreThe rookie lefty has allowed 10 runs, seven earned, in those three outings spanning 16 2/3 innings.
Granderson Goes Deep, As Mets Beat Brewers 5-2 On Strong Outing From ColonCurtis Granderson had two hits, including his fifth leadoff home run of the season, and Bartolo Colon carried a shutout into the seventh inning to lead the New York Mets to a 5-2 victory over the Brewers.
Granderson's Walk-Off Homer Bails Out MetsCurtis Granderson hit a home run leading off the bottom of the ninth inning Friday as the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 at Citi Field.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Syndergaard Sizzles, Wrights Sets Record, MoreThe Mets completed the sweep with a 3-1 win Sunday afternoon. Noah Syndergaard struck out 11 and did not walk a batter in seven innings to get the victory over the Brewers.
Matz Wins 5th Straight Start, Grandy Homers As Mets Take Out DodgersThe moment of truth for the New York Mets came in the eighth inning, when reliever Jim Henderson did what he was called on to do — pitch out of a jam with a two-run lead.
Mets' Granderson Says He Wasn't Photographing Duda In Dugout, But He Is Pretty Much Everywhere ElseGranderson runs an Instagram account called "@wefollowlucasduda" that includes videos and photos of the slugger.