Schwei’s Devils Notes: A Rare 2-0 Blown Lead And MoreThe New Jersey Devils began the 2016-17 season by going 0-1-1 in their two-game Florida trip after an overtime loss to the Panthers and a regulation loss to the Lightning.
Schwei's Mets Notes: NL Wild Card Clubs, Statistically, Are Heading In Opposite DirectionsOn Aug. 20, the Mets had lost the first two games of their series with the Giants in San Francisco and were 60-62 and 5 1/2 games out of a wild card spot. The Mets went 27-13 the rest of the way.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Amazins Set Team Record In 17-0 VictoryThe New York Mets went 6-4 on their final homestand of 2016 and head into the last week of the regular season in position for the first National League wild-card spot.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Amazins' Say Good Riddance To House Of HorrorsWith three weeks left in the regular season, the Mets are back in a wild card spot after sweeping the Reds and taking two of three from the Braves.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Rookie Pitchers, Granderson Come Up BigDespite their slew of injuries, the New York Mets are still in the race for a wild-card spot on Labor Day after winning 11 of their last 15 games, including two of three from the NL East-leading Washington Nationals.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Amazin' Power At Home, A Pinch-Hit Grand Slam And MoreThe New York Mets gained ground in the playoff race by winning six of seven before coming up short Sunday as they went for the sweep against Philadelphia.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Syndergaard Dominates, Cespedes Piles Up Extra-Base Hits, And MoreThe New York Mets dropped four of their first five games on their current road trip, but Noah Syndergaard and Yoenis Cespedes helped the Mets to a pair of wins to salvage a split of their four-game series in San Francisco.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Matz Takes No-Hitter Deep Into Game, Familia Allows A Rare Homer, And MoreAfter falling below the .500 mark for the first time since April, the New York Mets put together consecutive wins for the first time since early July, beating San Diego on Saturday and Sunday.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Walker Helps Power Victories, Colon Makes Subway Series HistoryThe New York Mets still could not put together back-to-back wins as they went 3-4 last week in their seven interleague games against the crosstown rival Yankees and Detroit Tigers.
Schwei: Piazza Vs. Rockies, Familia's Struggles And More Mets NotesThe Mets head into this year's Subway Series off a rough week in which they lost two of three to St. Louis and three of four to Colorado.
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.
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.