NL East

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Mets Manager Terry Collins: ‘It Would Be Great For Us To Finish Third’

It may not be what Mets fans want to hear, but Collins has his sights set on finishing in third place in the National League East ahead of the Phillies and Marlins.


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Report: ‘No Chance’ Free-Falling Mets Will Fire Terry Collins

Sure, Mets fans may be fretting over the rapid decline of their favorite team. But it doesn’t seem like manager Terry Collins will have to worry about his job status as New York plays through the stretch.


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Coutinho: Mets Packing It In? That Can’t Be Tolerated

Though I know many fans have given up on this team, there are many who still watch the games; so many who still care. The players should care about them if not about themselves.


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David Wright: Decision Over Mets Future Probably Won’t Come Down To Cash

We’ve seen it before. For many MLB stars, cash talks. But not for Wright.


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For Terry Collins’ Mets, Home Is Where The Heartache Is

With its fences brought in, Citi Field was supposed to be an advantage for the Mets this season. And it was — for awhile. But now it seems New York can’t buy a win in Flushing.


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Schwei: Hits And Walks Highlight Mets’ Trip

The Mets return home to Citi Field this week to host their NL East rivals, the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves.


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‘Buckle Down’ Time For Fading Mets With First-Place Nationals On Tap

“I don’t think we’re playing as poorly as the record indicates,” David Wright said, “but this is when we need to get things turned around and moving in the direction we need it to.”


David Wright of the New York Mets rounds the bases after hitting a home run against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Hartnett: David Wright Comes Through For Mets

David Wright pulled the Mets from the depths of despair by snapping their losing streak and has been the Mets’ go-to guy all year.


David Wright of the New York Mets rounds the bases after hitting a home run against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Wright’s Two Blasts Help Mets Top Nats, Snap Six-Game Skid

David Wright homered twice and had five RBIs and R.A. Dickey won his league-leading 13th game as the New York Mets snapped a six-game losing streak.


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Batista: Mets Are ‘The Best Team In Baseball’

In the midst of the Mets’ six game losing streak, right-hander Miguel Batista has found a way to stay optimistic.


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Coutinho: K-Rod Could Fix Mets’ Struggling Bullpen

The Mets bullpen meltdowns can ravage a team and it needs to be fixed. So how do you do it? A great start would be to bring back Francisco Rodriguez who could have a huge impact


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Coutinho: Mets Fans, Best Is Yet To Come

Happy July 6. The Mets were supposed to be long removed from the NL East conversation by now, weren’t they?


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Coutinho: Mets Aces Santana, Dickey Blazing Trail To October?

All winter I insisted that a healthy Johan Santana would redefine the Mets. Well, I was right — and I was wrong.


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Injury Breakdown: The Achilles And Phillies Slugger Ryan Howard’s Long Road Back

Predictions that Howard would return to the lineup in late spring, and then before June, have been blown away, and it appears he still has a ways to go.


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Coleman: Can Mets Stay In The NL East Mix?

Ultimately, this is a team that has a very small margin for error, and they have committed way too many errors to survive.