Zack Wheeler

Zack Wheeler #45 of the New York Mets pitches during the first inning of the game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on June 19, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Mets Top Marlins Behind Wheeler’s 1st Complete-Game Shutout

Zack Wheeler tossed his first shutout and made David Wright’s first-inning home run hold up in the New York Mets’ 1-0 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.

06/20/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 08:  Matt den Dekker #6 of the New York Mets steals second base ahead of a tag from Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants during the first inning at AT&T Park on June 8, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Mets Drop 6th Straight, Get Swept By Red-Hot Giants

Gregor Blanco doubled, singled and drove in three runs, and the surging San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 6-4 on Sunday for their fifth consecutive win.

06/09/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Kallet: The Mets Have Great Pitching, But Does It Even Really Matter?

It’s fantastic that the Mets have a wealth of pitching. But do you know what else it is? Infuriating.

06/02/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - MAY 23: Homer Bailey #34 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the second inning of the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park on May 23, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 10 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

05/30/2014

Center fielder Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies steals a base in the bottom of the first inning against Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets on May 29, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Mets Top Phillies 4-1, Win 3rd Straight

Chris Young hit a two-run homer and Zack Wheeler struck out nine in 6 1-3 innings to lead the New York Mets to a 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night in the opener of a rare five-game series.

05/30/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 18: Zack Wheeler #45 of the New York Mets pitches in the second inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Wheeler, Mets Fall To Nats 6-3

Wilson Ramos drove in four runs and Ian Desmond homered to help Jordan Zimmermann and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Sunday.

05/18/2014

Yankees left-hander Vidal Nuno (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images); Mets right-hander  Zack Wheeler (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Mets With Momentum, Yankees A Total Mess Heading Into Game 2

The New York Mets surprisingly slugged their way to their longest winning streak over the New York Yankees.

05/13/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 11:  Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets connects for a two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on May 11, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Mets Snap 5 Game Skid, Beat Phils 5-4 In 11

The New York Mets suddenly rallied for three runs in the ninth inning against Philadelphia’s improvised bullpen, then ended a five-game skid by beating the Phillies 5-4 Sunday on Ruben Tejada’s single in the 11th.

05/12/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins slides past the tag from Anthony Recker to score the winning run on a sac fly on May 7, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Mets’ Bats Fail Wheeler As Marlins Complete Walk-Off Sweep

Marcell Ozuna hit a sacrifice fly with one out in the ninth inning, and the Marlins completed a three-game sweep of the Mets by winning 1-0 Wednesday.

05/08/2014

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig pauses for a photo op with Dinger, the mascot of the Colorado Rockies, prior to their game at Coors Field on May 2, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies defeated the Mets 10-3. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Eddie C: Bud Selig Kind To Mets; Coors Field, Not So Much

The commish has no doubt about the stability of the Mets’ franchise, even if others do. And the team has been playing well. Well, at least they were — until they got to Colorado.

05/03/2014

Jenrry Mejia (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Palladino: How About Those Hurlers? Mets’ Starters Have Gotten Job Done

This can all blow up in Terry Collins’ face over the next few days, weeks or months. But for now, he can’t argue with what his starters have done lately.

04/23/2014

Mets outfielder Eric Young Jr. is tagged out against the Washington Nationals on April 3, 2013 at Citi Field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Terry Collins Says Winless Mets ‘Better Than What You’ve Seen’

The Mets’ opening series against Washington produced some frightful figures fans can fret over. But manager Terry Collins insists his team is better than their 0-3 start would indicate.

04/04/2014

Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets can't hold onto the ball as Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals slides safely home in the seventh inning during their game on April 3, 2013 at Citi Field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Outclassed And Embarrassed — Again: Mets Get Swept By Nationals

Tanner Roark recovered from a shaky first inning as an emergency starter in place of ailing Jordan Zimmermann, and the Washington Nationals rallied past the New York Mets 8-2 Thursday for an opening three-game sweep.

04/03/2014

Zack Wheeler (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

D’Arnaud Homers Off Strasburg, But Mets Fall Short To Nats

Mets starter Zack Wheeler lasted just 2 2/3 innings, allowing five runs on five hits, including Harper’s homer. Wheeler threw 73 pitches, 40 in the third inning alone before he was removed.

03/25/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Zack Wheeler #45 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on September 11, 2013 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Zack Wheeler Could Become Mets’ Ace For 2014 Season

The Mets may have this season’s ace in Zack Wheeler if he can overcome control issues.

03/08/2014

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