New York Mets
“You’ll see it tonight if you turn on your TV,” manager Terry Collins said after his team’s seventh straight win. “It will be shown many times.”
What more can you say about these New York Mets?!
The Mets are hoping that the last series of the season — which could end up being massively important — won’t have any bearing on the postseason.
As we well know, four months ago I wrote a piece proclaiming the Mets were about to leapfrog the Yanks as New York’s No. 1 baseball club.
The Phillies don’t like the way the Mets are pitching in this series. And it almost got ugly Tuesday night.
This is a team that, not too long ago, couldn’t hit sand if it fell off a camel. Now, the Amazin’s have become a force to be reckoned with in the batter’s box.
“I’ll take the Nationals’ fans over the Mets’ fans,” Andersen said. “Why’s that?” play-by-play man Scott Franzke asked. “They’re just obnoxious,” Andersen replied.
Wright’s homer sparked a record-setting night for the Mets, who set a franchise mark with eight long balls on Monday.
David Wright made his highly anticipated return to the Mets lineup Monday night in Philadelphia — and it was a good one.
We love when lifers, team monoliths, get a farewell ring for their troubles and struggles. And no one west of Don Mattingly deserves one more than David Wright.
After taking four of five games against the Orioles and Rockies, the NL East-leading New York Mets’ nine-game road trip continues this week with four games against the Phillies.
The Mets’ season has become considerably more intriguing since David Wright last appeared in the lineup in April.
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.
The Mets are stumbling since sweeping their latest series with Colorado. They’ll try to begin work on another as they go for a ninth straight win over the Rockies on Friday night.
A logical option to make a spot start is right-handed pitcher Logan Verrett, who was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday.