Espino's Arm, Bat Lead Nationals Over Skidding MetsThe loss was the 19th in 25 games this month for the Mets, who entered August atop the NL East but are now as close to last as they are to first.
Plummeting Mets Swept By GiantsThe untimely slide dropped New York from a half-game back in the NL East to 7 1/2 behind first-place Atlanta.
Mets Fall To Giants For 10th Loss In 12 GamesAfter leading the NL East for nearly three months, the Mets are seven games behind the division-leading Braves.
Mets Fall To Giants For 9th Loss In 11 GamesThe Mets had hoped for a jolt in shortstop Francisco Lindor's return after five weeks away with a right oblique strain.
Baez Returns With Bang, Mets Salvage Finale Against DodgersJavier Báez stepped up to the plate for the first time in 12 days and promptly smacked an RBI double off the Dodger Stadium wall.
Backed By 3 HRs, Scherzer Leads Dodgers Past MetsThe surging Dodgers have won nine consecutive games, matching a season-best win streak. Six of those wins have come against the Mets, who have dropped eight of nine overall.
Dodgers Hold Off Mets 3-2 To Extend Win Streak To EightPete Alonso hit his 27th home run and had an RBI infield single in the eighth, but the Mets lost for the seventh time in their last eight games.
Dodgers Beat Mets For 7th Straight WinThe Dodgers moved within 2 1/2 games of the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants, who were idle. The defending World Series champions haven't been in first place since the end of April.
Mets Respond To Cohen Tweet With 12-Inning Win Over GiantsEntering Wednesday, the Mets’ 450 runs were third-fewest in MLB, ahead of only Texas (446) and Pittsburgh (431).
Mets Owner Steve Cohen Jabs At Team's Offense On Twitter: 'Hard To Understand How Professional Hitters Can Be This Unproductive'The Mets owner aired his frustrations with the team's offense on Wednesday morning after another tough loss on Tuesday night.
Dodgers Beat Up Mets, Complete Weekend SweepMax Muncy hit a pair of two-run homers and Max Scherzer worked out of some trouble over six solid innings Sunday, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 14-4 rout of the New York Mets.
Bellinger Sends Dodgers Past Mets In 10 InningsCody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking double in the 10th inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Mets on Saturday night.
Fan Flashes Laser At Dodgers Hitter Max Muncy During Game Against Mets At Citi FieldIn the middle of the game, Los Angeles Dodgers hitter Max Muncy stepped out of the batter's box and pointed to the stands. A green laser could be seen flashing over his eyes.
Smith's HR In 10th Lifts Dodgers Past MetsThe Mets began a stretch of 13 straight games against talented NL West teams Los Angeles and San Francisco by losing for the eighth time in 12 games.
Alonso Hits Game-Ending HR, Mets Sweep Nats In DoubleheaderHeading into a stretch of 13 straight games against talented NL West teams San Francisco and Los Angeles, the Mets won their third straight, their best string since taking three in a row from June 14-16.