David Wright collected four hits as the Mets defeated the Marlins on Saturday 9-3.
All right, class. Raise your hands if you thought the 2012 Mets would be sitting five games over .500 at this point.
The Mets, who everyone left for dead this offseason, are alive and well in the tough NL East.
Just two short months ago, all we heard was how the Mets were destined to fail. To be honest, that seems like an eternity ago.
Overall, the Mets are 10 and 5 so far this season against NL East opponents. New York has not posted a winning record vs. their division rivals since 2008.
The Mets’ six-game road trip will be a test of their character and could define their season.
Mets fans were planning to lament Jose Reyes’ arrival at Citi Field in a Marlins uniform. But they all missed the point — they should’ve been grateful Santana was wearing the blue and orange.
Though some fans may be upset with the idea of honoring a now-division rival, Mets third baseman David Wright thinks Jose Reyes should get a good hand from the Flushing faithful.
It has the look and feel of a debacle. In other words, it is something that only the Mets could come up with.
All we heard throughout spring training from the so-called “experts” was that the Mets’ starting rotation would be their Achilles’ heel. How’s that look now?
Rich Coutinho urges Mets fans to keep things in perspective as the Mets prepare to finish their divisional stretch.
Coming off two lackluster games offensively, the Mets will need a big series from the middle of the lineup, with or without David Wright.
If Ozzie Guillen is the quick-fix it takes to win the NL East, the Mets should proudly sign up for a losing season.
Sandy Alderson had a vision going into the offseason, and that was to re-shape the bullpen. So far, it has worked wonders.
All we’ve heard about the 2012 Mets has been negative, and that’s putting it mildly. It’s been more like depressing. Enter Rich Coutinho.