Mets Hold Off Oakland Thanks To Pair Of Conforto BlastsMichael Conforto hit a pair of two-run homers and Jerry Blevins rescued the Mets' bullpen with a five-out save as New York held off the Oakland Athletics 7-5 on Friday.
Mets Fall Short Of 3-Game Sweep With Drubbing At Hands Of ColoradoIan Desmond provided an instant spark for the slumping Rockies in his return from the disabled list, and Nolan Arenado hit one of Colorado's three homers Sunday during a 13-4 rout of Steven Matz and the New York Mets.
Freeman Hits 3-Run Shot In The 9th As Braves Beat Mets 6-3First baseman Freddie Freeman capped a brief but very productive night by hitting a tiebreaking, three-run homer with one out in the ninth inning Wednesday night, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 6-3 win.
Mets Inch Closer To NL East Title, Blank Atlanta 4-0Left-hander Jonathon Niese combined with three relievers on a five-hitter Monday night, when the New York Mets edged closer to the National League East title by beating the Atlanta Braves 4-0 at Citi Field.
Mets Drop Second Straight, Blanked By Marlins 6-0Rookie left-hander Adam Conley allowed three hits over seven shutout innings Wednesday night, when the Miami Marlins hit three solo homers in a 6-0 win over the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Marlins Hammer Mets 9-3, Snap Amazins’ 8-Game Winning StreakSecond baseman Dee Gordon had four hits, including a two-run homer in the ninth inning, and right-handed pitcher Tom Koehler wriggled out of numerous jams.
Cespedes, Johnson Boost Mets To 5-3 Win, Sweep Of NationalsYoenis Cespedes hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning moments after pinch-hitter Kelly Johnson connected for a tying shot.
Tejada Hits Inside-The-Park Home Run As Mets Beat Phillies 9-4Ruben Tejada collected two hits, including an inside-the-park home run, and four RBIs on Wednesday night as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-4 at Citi Field.
Keith Hernandez On WFAN: Braves Are Overrated, And NL East Is Up For Grabs"Sooner or later, when it starts getting hot and (into) summer, someone's gonna get hot and take control of the division. The Braves, I think they're overrated. So this division is very much up for grabs."
Report: Mets Have 'Some Level Of Interest' In Free Agent Phil HughesThe 2010 All-Star had a brutal season for the Bronx Bombers in 2013. He went an abysmal 4-14 with a 5.19 ERA, surrendering 24 home runs in 145 2/3 innings.
Sandy Alderson On WFAN: 'Now We're Entering A New Phase' "I think now we're entering a new phase where the short-term becomes somewhat more important than the long-term," Alderson said. "And that's how we're going to go at it."
Schwei: Another Lackluster September, Harang's Debut And More Mets NotesHarang struck out 10 Washington batters to become just the third pitcher in club history to fan 10 or more opposing hitters in his first game for the Mets.
Keidel: It's A Dark Day For The Dark Knight And His Fans You don't have to be a Mets fan to feel the loss. No one wins here. Even the most ardent Yankees groupie can find no humor in this. The city loses, the sport loses -- and, as always, the Mets lose.
Hartnett: Presence Of Harvey, Wheeler Will Have Mets Contending In '14 There will be fresh optimism when the Mets take the field on Opening Day in 2014, thanks to the Amazin’s dynamic duo of Matt Harvey and Zack Wheeler. Citi Field will no longer be the setting of gloomy Septembers and quiet Octobers.
Report: Barring Disastrous Final Weeks, Collins Likely To Remain Mets' Manager“We can’t have a collapse, and Terry knows that," one source told the New York Daily News. "Otherwise, at the end of the season, something good might happen.”