With one game left in August, the Mets are seven runs shy of their franchise-high total for runs scored in any month in club history.
After 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.
After winning seven in a row to take over the lead in the National League East, the New York Mets dropped the final two games of their road trip to the Tampa Bay Rays.
The New York Mets finished off one of their most eventful and memorable homestands ever in a virtual tie atop the National League East.
The New York Mets avoided another heartbreaking loss Sunday.
The Mets tied their franchise record for stranding men on base with 25 in 18 innings Sunday against the Cardinals.
Steven Matz had a memorable major league debut for the Mets Sunday, going 7 2/3 solid innings on the mound and driving in four runs with three hits at the plate.
The New York Mets will hope for better results in Milwaukee this week after dropping five straight on the road. They lost two straight games in Toronto and were swept in Atlanta
Despite being no-hit, having their ace hit hard and blowing a ninth-inning lead for the first time all season, the Mets maintained their slim NL East lead thanks to a huge come-from-behind win to close out the week.
The Mets beat the Diamondbacks, 6-3, Sunday to split their four-game series in Arizona. Jacob deGrom got the win, allowing five singles in seven innings.
The Mets are on the road this week, facing a pair of NL West clubs — San Diego and Arizona — after taking four of six at home against NL East rivals Philadelphia and Miami.
The New York Mets return home this week to face division rivals Philadelphia and Miami following a lost weekend in Pittsburgh.
The Mets have now lost seven straight games at Wrigley Field dating back to June 3, 2014. The skid is the second-longest losing streak at the “Friendly Confines” in team history.
The New York Mets head to Chicago this week to take on the Cubs after taking two of three from the Phillies this past weekend.
After riding high for much of April, the Mets have been shut down in May, finding themselves on the losing end of consecutive 1-0 home losses for the first time in 42 years.