9:30 AM EDT, Sun October 02, 2022
New York Post 3 hours ago
Where Jeff McNeil stands in NL batting race

Where Jeff McNeil stands in NL batting race

ATLANTA — Jeff McNeil’s pursuit of Mets history remains an interesting subplot in these final days of the regular season. The Mets utilityman increased his batting average to .323 by going 2-for-4 in the Mets’ 4-2 loss to the Braves at Truist Park on Saturday night. McNeil trails only Freddie Freeman, who entered Saturday at...
New York Post 5 hours ago
Mets aces have no answers vs. Braves’ big bats

Mets aces have no answers vs. Braves’ big bats

A few of the Braves’ potent bats outmatched the Mets’ dynamic arms through the first two games of the biggest series of the season.
New York Post 7 hours ago
Tomas Nido’s bat may make him Mets’ main playoff catcher

Tomas Nido’s bat may make him Mets’ main playoff catcher

Tomas Nido started for the third straight game Saturday and for the sixth time in the past eight contests, going 0-for-3 in a 4-2 loss to the Braves.
Joel Sherman / New York Post 7 hours ago
Co-aces Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer crumble at worst time for Mets

Co-aces Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer crumble at worst time for Mets

And for two days in Cobb County, the Braves’ best outdid the best of the Mets. Notably, Atlanta’s power bats outdid the Mets’ power arms.
New York Post 10 hours ago
Mets fall to second place in NL East after second straight loss to Braves

Mets fall to second place in NL East after second straight loss to Braves

Max Scherzer allowed two homers and the Mets didn’t hit any in a 4-2 loss Saturday night that left the Braves in first place by a game in the NL East.
Amazin Avenue 10 hours ago
Mets vs. Braves recap: Mets fall out of first as the season winds down

Mets vs. Braves recap: Mets fall out of first as the season winds down

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ Max Scherzer and the offense struggled as the team slips to second place. For the second straight game the Mets ace was very unace-like and the offense was not equal to the task as the team fell to Atlanta 4-2. Just like Jacob deGrom before him, Max Scherzer was bitten by the long ball when Dansby Swanson hit a two-run home run to put the Braves ahead for good in the fifth inning. Matt Olson added on with a solo shot of his own an inning later and Scherzer’s night was done shortly afterwards. He was not himself and gave up nine hits and four...
New York Daily News 11 hours ago
Mets can’t give Max Scherzer much support in 4-2 loss to Braves

Mets can’t give Max Scherzer much support in 4-2 loss to Braves

The Amazins’ are now trailing Atlanta (99-59) by a game and their chances of clinching the division are looking slimmer each day.
New York Daily News 14 hours ago
Mets Notebook: Francisco Alvarez catches first big league bullpen

Mets Notebook: Francisco Alvarez catches first big league bullpen

The Mets have been adamant about not overwhelming Francisco Alvarez, the 20 year old catcher that was called up Friday to make his major league debut.
Amazin Avenue 15 hours ago
Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 10/1/22

Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 10/1/22

Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Max Scherzer looks to help the Mets bounce back against the Braves. Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Pete Alonso - 1B Francisco Lindor - SS Jeff McNeil - 2B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Daniel Vogelbach - DH Mark Canha - LF Tyler Naquin - RF Tomas Nido - C Max Scherzer - RHP Braves Lineup Ronald Acuna - RF Dansby Swanson - SS Michael Harris - CF Austin Riley - 3B Matt Olson - 1B Travis d’Arnaud - C Marcell Ozuna - DH Eddie Rosario - LF Orlando Arcia - 2B Kyle Wright - RHP Broadcast Info First pitch: 7:20pmTV: FOXRadio: WCBS 880, WEPN 1050...
New York Daily News 20 hours ago
Mets bats need to wake up in order to clinch NL East crown

Mets bats need to wake up in order to clinch NL East crown

The Mets bats have gone cold and they’re running out of time to heat them up.
New York Daily News 23 hours ago
Mike Lupica: Jacob deGrom was good on a night the Mets needed him to be great

Mike Lupica: Jacob deGrom was good on a night the Mets needed him to be great

Jacob deGrom wasn’t the only reason the Mets ended up in a tie with the Braves by late Friday night, but he was as big as any.
Amazin Avenue Oct 1, 2022
Mets Morning News for October 1, 2022

Mets Morning News for October 1, 2022

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets began what may well be the most important series they’ve played in years, a three-game set in Atlanta with the National League East title on the line. Jacob deGrom started and struck out 11 Braves batters over six innings, but he also gave up three home runs to put the Mets in an early hole, and the bats were never able to get anything going, resulting in a 5-2 loss to tie up the division once more. Choose your recap: Amazin’ Avenue,...
New York Post Oct 1, 2022
Mets’ Tylor Megill comes up small in key spot as bullpen woes continue

Mets’ Tylor Megill comes up small in key spot as bullpen woes continue

In the biggest game of the season so far, the Mets asked a recent starter-to-reliever convert to get a few key outs. Tylor Megill couldn't do it.
New York Post Oct 1, 2022
What’s next for Jacob deGrom and Mets’ rotation as playoffs near

What’s next for Jacob deGrom and Mets’ rotation as playoffs near

The Mets were hoping Friday was Jacob deGrom’s final meaningful start this season but remain ready to utilize him again before the playoffs if needed.
New York Post Oct 1, 2022
Dominic Smith on Mets’ taxi squad: ‘I am literally just here’

Dominic Smith on Mets’ taxi squad: ‘I am literally just here’

As part of the taxi squad this weekend, Dominic Smith is part of the Mets again, but only to a degree.

Mets Player News

  • 5 Max Scherzer

    Max Scherzer

    Co-aces Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer crumble at worst time for Mets

  • 5 Jacob deGrom

    Jacob deGrom

    Co-aces Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer crumble at worst time for Mets

  • 2 Jeff McNeil

    Jeff McNeil

    Where Jeff McNeil stands in NL batting race

  • 2 Tomas Nido

    Tomas Nido

    Tomas Nido’s bat may make him Mets’ main playoff catcher

  • 1 Pete Alonso

    Pete Alonso

    Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 10/1/22

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