The Mets made their moves and scripted their mission statement in July. They are going for it. So go for it. Don’t send mixed messages by bumping Harvey to another day.
A logical option to make a spot start is right-handed pitcher Logan Verrett, who was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday.
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.
Matt Harvey pitched four-hit ball for eight innings, Ruben Tejada had a go-ahead single in the sixth and the New York Mets beat the Colorado Rockies for the eighth straight time at Citi Field, 4-0 on Tuesday night.
A series that not only summons provincial pride, but could also determine the October fates for both teams begins on Sept. 18, when the Yankees and Mets play each other.
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 Mets have mojo. Six straight wins. A two-game lead. The best young staff in the sport. And a suddenly resurgent offense.
Two Mets — Matt Harvey and David Wright — are in the top 20, and no Yankees are represented.
As manager Terry Collins knows all too well by now, it’s tough to get victories day in and day out if you don’t manage to get runners home.
It was a 7-2 Mets loss that captivated Boomer and Craig’s attention early on Tuesday morning, a game the Blonde Bomber says you just have to try to forget.
“They’re way better,” Smoltz said in regard to the Mets’ rotation. “They’ve got more talent than we could ever have.”
In honor of Jacob deGrom’s outstanding bit of work Tuesday night, here are the best pitching performances by Mets hurlers in the Midsummer Classic.
On Tuesday morning, the Republican sent out a tweet criticizing the Daily News and supporting the former All-Star.
Considering the Mets’ bats just received a fresh breath from two unlikely sources, things might be looking up for Terry Collins’ beleaguered lineup.
“I think this one, in 2016, could match any rotation the Mets have ever put out there. That’s how much confidence and ability I think they possess.”