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.
Palladino: Fernandez's Death Leaves Emotional Hole In Mets, TooNobody ever wants to play a game like the Mets have to Monday night.
Gsellman Throws 7 Scoreless Innings, Mets Clobber Phillies 17-0Rookie Robert Gsellman continued to come up big on Sunday afternoon, when the long-haired right-hander threw a career-high seven scoreless innings to lead the New York Mets to a 17-0 rout of the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field.
Mets Spot Phillies 10 And Then Make A Game Of It Before FallingThe Mets fell behind by 10 runs early and finished just short of what would have been the largest comeback victory in team history, losing 10-8 to the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.
Conforto Blast Caps Big 5th As Mets Patch Together 10-5 Win Over PhilliesMichael Conforto's three-run homer capped a six-run fifth inning Friday night by the New York Mets, who retained at least a share of the National League wild-card lead
Mets' Syndergaard Scratched From Saturday Start Due To Strep ThroatIn Syndergaard's place, Sean Gilmartin will make his first start of the season and just the second of his career.
Cabrera's 3-Run Walk-Off Bomb Gives Mets Thrilling Extra-Innings Win Over Phillies 9-8Jose Reyes hit a tying two-run homer in the ninth inning and Asbrubal Cabrera hit a three-run drive in an 11th-inning comeback to lift the New York Mets to a dramatic 9-8 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night that assured them of remaining in the NL wild-card lead.
Steven Matz's Return Put On Hold After Mets Pitcher Experiences Shoulder SorenessGeneral manager Sandy Alderson told reporters Thursday the young left-hander is experiencing soreness in his throwing shoulder after pitching a bullpen session at Citi Field on Wednesday.
Keidel: Don't Expect Another Magical Run From These MetsSure, they can sneak into the wild card. If they wind up playing the Cubs in a division series, they will get smashed. If they don't play the Cubs, they will get smashed.
Collins: If Matz Feels Good Thursday He'll Pitch For Mets On FridaySteven Matz is tentatively scheduled to return to the New York Mets' injury-ravaged rotation Friday night.
Cespedes Robbed Of Walk-Off Home Run As Braves Complete Sweep Of Mets 4-3Ender Inciarte drove home the winning run with an RBI groundout in the top of the ninth inning and made a game-saving catch to end the bottom of the inning as the Atlanta Braves continued to play wild-card spoiler by beating the New York Mets 4-3.
Ron Darling On WFAN: Jay Bruce Is Out Of ChancesTrailing the Braves 5-3 Tuesday night with a runner on second base, Collins pinch-hit for Bruce with Eric Campbell.