Schwei’s Mets Notes: Matz Joins Koosman, Darling In Exclusive Rookie ClubThe New York Mets finished their nine-game, post-All-Star-break road trip with a winning record (5-4) by taking two of three against the second-place Marlins this past weekend in Miami.
Keidel: Jeurys Familia Just Might Be Mets' Most Valuable PitcherIt's hard to argue with Familia's stats, or with perfection. Indeed, he has converted 49 consecutive save opportunities, which blows away team records, and blows the mind.
Familia Holds On With Bases Loaded In Shaky 9th As Mets Beat Cubs 2-1Rene Rivera singled in a go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning as the New York Mets held on to beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Tuesday.
Mets All-Stars Tight-Lipped After Not Being Used In Midsummer ClassicThe Mets' Terry Collins managed the National League team and hand-picked the closer and 43-year-old starter for the team. But he did not send either to the mound in the Midsummer Classic, which the American League won 4-2.
Mets, Yankees Sending 3 Players Each To All-Star GameThe Mets and Yankees will be sending three players each to the All-Star Game next week in San Diego on July 12.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Amazin' Comeback, Flores' Big Day And MoreThe Mets matched the fourth-largest comeback in franchise history, rallying after trailing 6-0 in the fourth inning for an 8-6 win over the Marlins on Monday at Citi Field.
Mets' Collins Concerned About 'Dead Arm' In BullpenCollins said he has noticed a dip recently in the velocity readings for "a lot of guys" coming out of the bullpen.
Upbeat Alderson Ready For Mets' Season Of Heightened ExpectationsSandy Alderson says he feels good physically and is enjoying the vibe surrounding his baseball team.
Mets In A Rare Position As Heavy Favorites To Begin A SeasonAfter nothing but misery for nearly a decade, the New York Mets have grown into a National League power. Now, slugger Yoenis Cespedes and all those young arms want to take one more step and win it all.
Familia, Mets Agree To $4.1 Million, 1-Year ContractThe deal Wednesday was $50,000 above the midpoint between the $4.8 million Familia wanted and the $3.3 million the Mets offered when the sides exchanged proposed arbitration salaries last month.
Heyman: Mets Reach 1-Year, $4.325 Million Deal With HarveyThe New York Mets have reached deals with pitcher Matt Harvey and four other players.
What Now? Mets Look Toward The Future After A Magical Yet Heartbreaking RunIt was an exhilarating run with an empty feeling at the finish line. For a team that lost the World Series in five games, the New York Mets came tantalizingly close to winning.