NL East

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Palladino: Terry Collins Doing Manager Of Year Job With Mets

All right, class. Raise your hands if you thought the 2012 Mets would be sitting five games over .500 at this point.


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Coutinho: Mets Make Big Statement With Philly Sweep

The Mets, who everyone left for dead this offseason, are alive and well in the tough NL East.


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Coutinho: Another Signature Win For Mets

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.


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Schwei: Mets Look To Remain Beasts Vs. East

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.


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Coutinho: A Big Early Season Road Trip For The Mets

The Mets’ six-game road trip will be a test of their character and could define their season.


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Coutinho: On Day Reyes Returns, Santana Owns The Night

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.


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Wright, Alderson: Marlins’ Reyes Deserves Warm Reception From Mets Fans

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.


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Dyer: Time For Mets To Let Reyes Go

It has the look and feel of a debacle. In other words, it is something that only the Mets could come up with.


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Coutinho: Mets Can Thank Rotation For Quick Start

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?


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Coutinho: Keep It In Perspective, Mets Fans

Rich Coutinho urges Mets fans to keep things in perspective as the Mets prepare to finish their divisional stretch.


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Coutinho: Mets Face Early-Season Test In Philadelphia

Coming off two lackluster games offensively, the Mets will need a big series from the middle of the lineup, with or without David Wright.


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Dyer: Mets’ Terry Collins Is The ‘Anti-Guillen’

If Ozzie Guillen is the quick-fix it takes to win the NL East, the Mets should proudly sign up for a losing season.


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Coutinho: Mets’ Bullpen Continues To Shine

Sandy Alderson had a vision going into the offseason, and that was to re-shape the bullpen. So far, it has worked wonders.


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Coutinho: Mets Will Finish North Of .500 In 2012

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.


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Coutinho: Mets’ Terry Collins Asks ‘Why Not Us?’

The addition of a second wild card team creates another opportunity for every National League club and that only fortifies Collin’s position of “Why Not Us?”