Schwei’s Mets Notebook: The Mets Can't Hit, No Days Rest And MoreThe New York Mets ended their homestand with a whimper, dropping the final two games of their four-game set with the Chicago Cubs.
Just Plain Bad: Mets Match Franchise Record In Offensive FutilityThe five-game run matches the club's longest streak. New York also went five games with no more than four hits in 2004 and 1963.
Torres Shines, But Mets' Offense Just Brutal In Loss To CubsKyle Hendricks and two relievers held New York to four or fewer hits for the fifth straight game, Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez hit long homers, and the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 4-1 victory over the Mets on Monday.
Colon Scratched From Start Against Cubs; Torres Gets The Ball New York Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon has been scratched from his start because he is going to the Dominican Republic to be with his ailing mother.
Mets Reliever Torres Frustrated By Long-Ball WoesIn his last three appearances, including New York's 5-3 loss to the NL East-leading Nationals on Thursday, Carlos Torres has a 22.50 ERA.
Granderson Hits Leadoff Homer, Mets Beat Padres 3-1Curtis Granderson hit his first leadoff homer in five years, Carlos Torres and two other relievers filled in admirably for an ailing Daisuke Matsuzaka and the New York Mets beat the San Diego Padres 3-1 Sunday.
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.
Coleman: Still 90 And Counting After Mets' Bullpen Blows Opening DayAnd I picked this team to win 84 games. Who am I kidding? Probably myself.