Schwei's Mets Notes: Up And Down And Playing Out The StringThe Mets bounced back from a three-game blowout in Chicago by winning a series in Atlanta, but on Monday night in Miami they took yet another beating.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Attempting To Finish A Lost Season StrongThe Mets, who open a three-game set in Chicago against the world champion Cubs on Tuesday, have won back-to-back series for first time since the beginning of July.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Big Leads Vs. Phillies And An August To ForgetAfter dropping two of three in Cincinnati and getting swept in Houston, the Mets returned home with an 11-7 win over Philadelphia on Labor Day afternoon. The victory snapped New York's four-game losing streak.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Off To Cincinnati Hoping To Get Something GoingAfter a four-game split against the NL East-leading Nationals, the Mets will face the last-place team in the NL Central as they head to Cincinnati to play the Reds.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Power Bats Move On, Granderson Leaves His MarkThe Mets have now hit 185 home runs this season, the most in the National League, but 83 of the homers came from players who are no longer with the club.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Solid In Interleague Play, Except Against YankeesAfter taking three of four from the division-rival Phillies, the Mets lost the opener of the Subway Series on Monday night.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Dodgers Display Their Dominance At Plate, On MoundThe Elias Sports Bureau noted that set a record for home runs in a three-game series at Citi Field.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Reflecting On Duda's Time In New York, And MoreThe Mets turned out to be both sellers and buyers as general manager Sandy Alderson dealt away Lucas Duda and Addison Reed and acquired AJ Ramos in the days and hours leading up to Monday's trade deadline.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Amazins' Embark On Long Trip Playing BetterAfter winning six games on their 10-game homestand, the New York Mets came out on top in the opener of their 10-game road trip, 5-3 in San Diego on Monday night.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Pesky Paul DeJong, Rough Sundays At Home, MoreAfter coming out of the All-Star break with two wins over the Colorado Rockies, the Mets have now dropped two straight vs. the Rockies and St. Louis Cardinals on their current 10-game homestand.
Schwei's Mets Notes: Conforto Set To Become One Of Youngest Position Players In Team History To Play In All-Star GameThe New York Mets will have just one representative at the 2017 All-Star Game on Tuesday night at Marlins Park in Miami: outfielder Michael Conforto, who is one of 23 first-time All-Stars at this year's Midsummer Classic.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Experiencing Both Sides Of A Sweep On West CoastAfter being swept by the NL West-leading Dodgers in their four-game series in Los Angeles, the New York Mets swept the last-place Giants in the three-game weekend set in San Francisco.