Mets great Dwight Gooden has gotten a key to the city 31 years after the team's thrilling World Series win over the Boston Red Sox.
The New York Mets (8-13) will look to snap out of their funk when they open a three game series with the Nationals (16-6) this weekend in Washington. Jacob deGrom (0-1, 2.55 ERA) will face off with Max Scherzer (3-1, 1.95 ERA) in the pitching matchup.
The New York Mets have done a bad job handling injury situations over the past few years and it has cost them a lot of games. The latest debacles, featuring a clear lack of communication on Noah Syndergaard's arm issue and poor planning for Yoenis Cespedes' hamstring, illustrate that the team needs to change a few things on the injury front.
Matt Harvey made a surprise start off for the New York Mets on Thursday — one that even caught him off guard.Harvey allowed six runs over 4.1 innings in a loss to the Braves, as he surrendered five h
The New York Mets didn't tell Matt Harvey that he would start today's game until 10:00 in the morning, Marc Carig of Newsday reports. Harvey, who started in place of Noah Syndergaard, told reporters after the game that he was tight after an intense workout yesterday, which could explain some of his command issues this afternoon.
The New York Mets (8-13) lost their sixth straight game, falling 7-5 to the Atlanta Braves (8-12) to complete a miserable 1-7 homestand. Yoenis Cespedes also re-injured his hamstring for the Mets, who have now fallen into last place in the National League East.
It's been a rough April for the health of the New York Mets, and it got worse on Thursday. Yoenis Cespedes hit a double against the Atlanta Braves but was in visible pain as he ran into second base.