Matz Homers Again But Mets Fall To Phillies 5-2Philadelphia overcame an uneven outing from ace Aaron Nola and a home run by starter Steven Matz that made him the third Mets pitcher to homer in consecutive appearances.
Conforto Drives In 6, Wheeler Hurls 7 Solid Innings As Mets Top PhilliesConforto's two-out double in the seventh off Tommy Hunter (4-3) snapped a 4-all tie and helped the Mets continue their mastery of Philadelphia.
Betts Hurt, Red Sox Beat Mets, Close In On AL East CrownMookie Betts doesn't seem to be badly hurt, so the Red Sox can focus on clinching the AL East at Yankee Stadium for the second time in three seasons.
Red Sox Top Mets Behind Brock Holt's Pinch-Hit DoubleHolt has five extra-base hits in 14 appearances as a pinch-hitter this season, including his second game-winning pinch-hit homer of the season Tuesday.
Mets Halt Red Sox Streak, Shut Out With 8-0 WinNoah Syndergaard pitched seven innings of three-hit ball and the New York Mets hit four homers on Friday night to cool off the Red Sox 8-0 and snap Boston's four-game winning streak.
Mets Beat Marlins 5-2 In Game 2 Of DoubleheaderMichael Conforto and Frazier hit back-to-back homers with two outs in the ninth inning to give New York a 4-3 victory in the first game of a doubleheader, and the Mets went on to sweep the Marlins, winning the nightcap 5-2 on Thursday.
Mets Stun Marlins, Hit Back-To-Back Homers In 9th To Win 4-3Michael Conforto and Todd Frazier hit back-to-back homers in the ninth inning as New York stunned the Marlins 4-3.
Wright To Play During Mets' Final HomestandDuring a press conference at Citi Field on Thursday, Mets COO Jeff Wilpon announced that Wright would be activated for New York's final homestand, which begins on Sept. 25.
Mets Weather 5 1/2-Hour Rain Delay To Beat MarlinsThe teams were set to play a single-admission doubleheader Wednesday to make up Monday's rainout, but the nightcap was pushed to Thursday. They now will play two games beginning at 3:10 p.m. to conclude a four-game series.
DeGrom For NL MVP? The Numbers Make A Compelling CaseThere's no debating his dominance, even if it's not translating into wins for the struggling New York Mets.
Optimism Reigns As Mets' Wright Takes BP At Citi FieldWright faced Mets minor league pitching prospects Justin Dunn and David Peterson, simulating game at-bats for the second time in four days.
DeGrom Handed Another Hard-Luck Loss As Marlins Top MetsThe right-hander allowed three hits and struck out nine, his major league-low ERA climbing just a tick from 1.68 to 1.71.