It Isn't Coming Easy For The Mets, Whose Magic Number Is Down To 5New York stayed 6 1/2 games in front of second-place Washington, whose 4-3 loss to Baltimore trimmed the Mets' magic number to five for clinching the division title.
5 Reasons Why The Suddenly Amazin' Mets Are For RealEvery time we think the Mets are about to live up to their past reputation as choke artists, they come through in the most unexpected ways.
Reed Thrilled To Be With Mets, Ready To Solidify Bullpen Bridge To FamiliaAddison Reed seems genuinely excited for the opportunity he's going to get with the Mets, even if he was thrust into his new situation totally blind.
Collins Reiterates That Familia Is Still Mets' Closer Despite Recent Struggles"He is still going to be the closer," Collins said. "Hopefully get his confidence back and get him out there a little bit more often and we'll see what the results are."
Brett Gardner, Jeurys Familia Long Shots To Make All-Star TeamIt's not looking good for either local player hoping to play in this month's All-Star game.
Mets' Collins Off 2014 And Looking Ahead: 'We're Very, Very Close'New York wrapped up its sixth straight losing season Sunday since moving into Citi Field, and one more would match the longest streak of futility in franchise history. But with a promising pitching staff, the Mets are talking big about 2015.
Recker Delivers Big Blow As Mets Take 3 Of 4 From PhilliesSlumping Anthony Recker hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer, Jonathon Niese pitched seven sharp innings and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 Monday.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Can It Get Uglier? Mets Commit 3 Errors In 8th In Disastrous LossErrors by Familia (1-3), center fielder Juan Lagares and third baseman Eric Campbell in the eighth helped the Braves rally from a 3-1 deficit.
Mets' Musical Closers May Continue This Week Against The YankeesIt seems like the Mets are determined to exhaust every possible option on their roster to find a closer. Jeurys Familia may be the next in line.
Hit Batter Gives Angels Edge In 11-Inning, 5-4 Win Over MetsHank Conger got his first RBI of the season the hard way. It was the ultimate in taking one for the team.
Coleman: Still 90 And Counting After Mets' Bullpen Blows Opening DayAnd I picked this team to win 84 games. Who am I kidding? Probably myself.