Get The Champagne Ready! Mets' Magic Number Down To 3A late rally left the New York Mets oh-so-close to their first playoff appearance in nine years.
Duda, Murphy Come Up Big As Mets Top Reds 6-4Lucas Duda delivered a pair of run-scoring doubles and Daniel Murphy drove home the go-ahead run with a triple in the seventh as the New York Mets reduced their magic number to three.
Duda, Murphy, Uribe Homer, Matz Remains Unbeaten As Mets Top Yanks 5-1Steven Matz remained unbeaten as a major leaguer by throwing six solid innings as the New York Mets beat the New York Yankees.
MUST-WATCH: Mets' Torres, Murphy Combine For Ridiculous Defensive Play"You'll see it tonight if you turn on your TV," manager Terry Collins said after his team's seventh straight win. "It will be shown many times."
Schwei’s Mets Notes: First Place, 1500 Hits, Brilliant Harvey And MoreAfter building a 4 1/2-game lead in the National League East with a four-game sweep of the Rockies, the Mets failed to widen the gap between themselves and the Nationals.
Murphy Snaps 7th-Inning Stalemate, Mets Beat Rockies 4-2Daniel Murphy drove in two runs with a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning, and the New York Mets rallied for a 4-2 victory over Colorado on Monday night.
Mets Come Back Down To Earth, But Still Hold 1 1/2-Game Lead Over NatsThey went 4-2 on a Florida road trip and remain a game-and-a-half ahead of the second-place Washington Nationals, who also lost Sunday.
Mets' Bats Go Silent In San Francisco As Giants Even SeriesColon allowed three runs and 10 hits, all singles, in six innings and the Mets were shut down by Matt Cain and four relievers in a 3-0 loss to the Giants on Tuesday night.
Mets Activate Murphy, To Start Him At 3rd And Bat Him Cleanup Against CubsIt may not be the move Mets fans have been clamoring for, but it's a positive nonetheless.
Terry Collins On Mets' Injuries: 'We're Numb To The Whole Situation'Manager Terry Collins is hopeful d'Arnaud will miss just the minimum 15 days. A mainstay in the middle of the Mets' lineup when healthy, d'Arnaud is batting .296 with four homers and 17 RBIs
Alderson: Wright Returning By All-Star Break Is 'Realistic Possibility'There's no concrete timetable for his return, but general manager Sandy Alderson told reporters on Monday it's "realistic" that Wright could return by the All-Star break in mid-July.
Mets' Daniel Murphy Placed On DL With Left Quad StrainOn Friday, Murphy was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left quad strain. Danny Muno was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas to replace him on the roster.