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.
Mets Rally Past Nats In Suspended Game, Nightcap PPDNew York is poised to play its 12th doubleheader of the year Thursday, with two more scheduled.
Nats-Mets Game Suspended In 2nd Inning, To Resume WednesdayPlay will resume Wednesday at 4:10 p.m. as part of a single-admission doubleheader, and the suspended game will remain scheduled for nine innings.
Nationals Game Suspended As Fans Rush For Exits After Shooting Outside StadiumFans were asked to leave Nationals Park after a shooting that occurred outside the stadium led to a panicked scene with attendees ducking for cover and the teams retreating to their clubhouses.
Lester Gets 1st Win For Nats, Lindor 5 RBIs As Mets SplitLindor homered in the first on a sinker from Joe Ross (3-7), singled in the third on a changeup for a 3-0 lead and homered in the fifth on a slider for his 12th multi-homer game.
Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman Throws First Pitch At Mets-Nationals GameU.S. Capitol Police officer Eugene Goodman was praised for his quick thinking after a viral video showed him luring rioters to chase him up a staircase and away from the Senate floor.
Gomes' Single Leads Nationals To Walk-Off Win Against MetsJoey Lucchesi countered with 5 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing four hits and two walks while striking out five. Three Mets relievers followed with 2 2/3 scoreless before Díaz struggled in the ninth.
Yanks Rally Past Nats In 10th, Scherzer Strikes Out 14Gleyber Torres blooped a tying single in the ninth inning and won the game with a 50-foot single into a five-man infield that gave the New York Yankees a thrilling win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday.
Nats Rout Yankees On Late Homers And 3 ErrorsThe Yankees lost their second straight following a five-game winning streak and dropped back to .500 at 16-16.
Mets Fall To NationalsMichael Conforto homered for the Mets in the fourth.
DeGrom's 15 Strikeouts, 2-Hitter Lead Mets Over NatsPerennially plagued by a lack of run support, just like Mets star Tom Seaver decades earlier, deGrom lowered his career ERA to 2.55 and overtook Seaver's 2.57 for New York’s franchise lead.