Wilmer Flores

Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets hits a RBI single in the fourth inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on July 31, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Wilmer Flores Saves Day, Homers In 12th For 3-1 Mets Victory Over Nationals

New fan favorite Wilmer Flores hit a leadoff homer in the 12th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

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Carlos Gomez (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Francesa: Hip, Not Money, Killed Gomez Deal; Mets ‘Working On 2 Players’

Reports of the Mets nixing the deal put a wrap on a surreal night at Citi Field, where infielder Wilmer Flores played through tears after being informed by fans that he was part of a trade that never materialized.

07/30/2015

Wilmer Flores in the dugout during the ninth inning against the San Diego Padres at Citi Field on July 29, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Wilmer Flores Plays Through Tears, Remains A Met After Trade Fizzles

“You think these guys are stone-cold robots. They’re not,” Mets manager Terry Collins said Wednesday night. “They’re human beings and they have emotions.”

07/30/2015

Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Bizarre Scenario Unfolds As Mets’ Reported Trade For Carlos Gomez Falls Through

Just when it looked like Carlos Gomez was coming back to Queens, something scuttled the deal.

07/29/2015

Michael Cuddyer

A Win! DeGrom Dominates Again, Mets Snap 7-Game Losing Streak

Jacob deGrom gave up four hits in eight innings, and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 Thursday to stop a seven-game losing streak, their longest since April 2011.

06/26/2015

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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.

06/20/2015

Juan Lagares

Schwei’s Mets Notes: Amazin’s Go Deep, A No-Hitter And More

Despite being no-hit, having their ace hit hard and blowing a ninth-inning lead for the first time all season, the Mets maintained their slim NL East lead thanks to a huge come-from-behind win to close out the week.

06/15/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 12:  Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on June 12, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Colon Picks Up 9th Win, Tied For League Lead, As Mets Beat Braves 5-3

Bartolo Colon moved into a tie for the major league lead with his ninth win, Wilmer Flores and John Mayberry Jr. homered, and the New York Mets held on to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Friday night.

06/12/2015

at Citi Field on May 26, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Flores Delivers Again, Mets Beat Phillies In 10 innings

Wilmer Flores singled home the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning for his second huge hit in two days, giving the New York Mets a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.

05/27/2015

Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon pitches in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field on May 25, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Flores Hits 3-Run Homer In Support Of Colon As Mets Top Phillies

Wilmer Flores hit a tiebreaking three-run homer off Justin De Fratus in the sixth inning to help Bartolo Colon and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Monday.

05/26/2015

Noah Syndergaard pitches against the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field on May 17, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notes: Wrigley Struggles, Thor’s Stingy ‘W’ And More Strange Stats

The Mets have now lost seven straight games at Wrigley Field dating back to June 3, 2014. The skid is the second-longest losing streak at the “Friendly Confines” in team history.

05/18/2015

Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets  is congratulated by teammates Jacob deGrom #48, Daniel Murphy #28 and Kevin Plawecki #22 after all scored on a Flores grand slam home run in the fourth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers on May 16, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Flores Slam, deGrom 3 for 3 As Mets Romp Over Brewers 14-1

Wilmer Flores hit a grand slam off Matt Garza from the No. 9 slot in the batting order, sparking a 10-run fourth inning and leading the New York Mets to a 14-1 romp over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.

05/16/2015

Sandy Alderson

Forget About Tulo: Mets’ Alderson Says He’s Not Looking To Acquire Shortstop

Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki might soon be on the trading block. But don’t expect the Mets to get him.

05/14/2015

Troy Tulowitzki

Report: Tulowitzki May Soon Ask For A Trade; Are The Mets An Option?

The Mets could certainly use a shortstop, though there are risks involved and acquiring him might not be practical.

05/13/2015

Matt Reynolds fields a ground ball during the sixth inning of a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park at Fenway South on March 16, 2015 in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets Need To Call Up Matt Reynolds If Flores Fails

That bed Mets GM Sandy Alderson made with Wilmer Flores is starting to feel awfully lumpy. He should at least change the sheets.

05/06/2015

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