Tears, Trades And The Captain: Chronicling The Mets' Wild Ride To The SeriesWhether it was Flores wiping away tears at shortstop or Wright hitting a home run in his return from the disabled list, the Mets' storybook ride to the Series this season has been marked by several seminal moments.
Kallet: If I Told You The Story Of The 2015 Mets, Would You Believe Me?If I told you in spring training that Wilmer Flores and Ruben Tejada would be idolized and revered by Mets fans, would you believe me?
Mets Rally, Flores Drives In Game Winner In 4-3 Victory Over RaysMichael Conforto hit a tying double and Wilmer Flores had a go-ahead single in the ninth inning as the surging New York Mets rallied past the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Friday night.
Keidel: Mets' Front Office Seems To Finally Understand What Needs To Be DoneThe Mets gained about 40 homers, thousands of fans, and three games on Washington in just a few days without unloading one player who would have impacted this season.
Wilmer Flores Saves Day, Homers In 12th For 3-1 Mets Victory Over NationalsNew 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.
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.
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."
Bizarre Scenario Unfolds As Mets' Reported Trade For Carlos Gomez Falls ThroughJust when it looked like Carlos Gomez was coming back to Queens, something scuttled the deal.
A Win! DeGrom Dominates Again, Mets Snap 7-Game Losing StreakJacob 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.
When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your RosterStrange 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.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Amazin's Go Deep, A No-Hitter And MoreDespite 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.
Colon Picks Up 9th Win, Tied For League Lead, As Mets Beat Braves 5-3Bartolo 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.