The Mets — yes, your 11-3 Mets — are indeed the core of the Big Apple. They are younger, hungrier and better.
With higher expectations for 2015, three of the first seven home crowds exceeded 41,000 and two others were around 39,000.
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.
This team is confident, and it’s ready to prove that it can keep winning without the face of the franchise.
The Amazin’s will have to make due without their captain for the next two weeks.
A group of Mets fans has its own slogan this season, a message directed at the club’s owners. When the team arrived at Citi Field for Monday’s home opener, it was greeted by two new billboards just outside the ballpark.
Jacob deGrom pitched four sharp innings in his final spring tuneup, David Wright had a perfect night at the plate and the New York Mets shut down the Texas Rangers for a 5-0 victory Friday.
No one can guarantee it will ever happen. These are the Mets, after all. But the foundation exists. The Yanks have left the door wide open.
This amazing feature was rolled out on April 1 — and we hope it sticks around past April Fools’ Day.
Mets owner Fred Wilpon wouldn’t divulge what he said during a rare address to his team on Monday. Neither would captain David Wright. But word is that he delivered quite the positive punch.
The big names for the New York Mets this season: Matt Harvey, David Wright, Tommy John.
David Wright hit his third home run of spring training, a two-run drive in the New York Mets’ 4-3 loss to the Houston Astros on Tuesday.
If New York’s top offseason acquisition plays 140-plus games and hits like he’s capable of at the dish, the Mets will compete for a playoff spot.
There are bad breaks, and then there are bad breaks. Some just make it harder to win. Others destroy teams.
David Wright, Michael Cuddyer and John Mayberry Jr. homered Saturday as the New York Mets beat the split-squad Washington Nationals 13-4.