5/2/2015 | Niese saddled with tough-luck loss
Mets left-hander Jon Niese navigated seven innings Saturday night and allowed just one run, but that wasn't enough against Gio Gonzalez and the Nationals.
5/2/2015 | Nats, Mets wrap up four-game set with Fister, Gee
The Nationals and Mets will close out a four-game series at Citi Field on Sunday afternoon with Washington's Doug Fister and New York's Dillon Gee matching up.
5/1/2015 | Familia gaining confidence with each outing
Mets manager Terry Collins wanted to wait for one more out, but that was before he came inches away from not needing Jeurys Familia at all.
5/1/2015 | Harvey wins fifth straight start to begin season
Max Scherzer has followed Matt Harvey around like a big moment shadow. Scherzer entered Friday's contest second in the National League in ERA. But it was Harvey who left New York's 4-0 victory with the Major League lead in wins and the best start by a Mets pitcher since Pedro Martinez in 2006.
5/1/2015 | Mets reshuffling their infield with Herrera called up
Daniel Murphy took pregame ground balls at third base Friday and will move there for the immediate future as the Mets insert Dilson Herrera at second at least until David Wright returns from the disabled list.
5/1/2015 | Niese, Gonzalez set for battle of lefties in New York
The Nationals play the third game of a four-game series as the face the Mets on Saturday night at Citi Field. Left-hander Gio Gonzalez will be on the mound for Washington, while left-hander Jonathon Niese toes the rubber for New York.
5/1/2015 | Real Mets to reveal themselves soon
The Mets followed an 11-game winning streak with a 2-5 skid. The pendulum will swing back to the positive side probably sooner than later but not until their season reaches its 40th game -- May 19, if postponements don't interfere -- will we have a more accurate sense of what they are and where they're heading.
5/1/2015 | deGrom endures frustrating outing vs. Nats
Mets manager Terry Collins could notice the frustration on right-hander Jacob deGrom's face as he sat on the bench moments after being taken out of the game during the sixth inning of the Mets' 8-2 loss to the Nationals on Thursday night at Citi Field.
5/1/2015 | Flores' error on double-play ball proves costly
The boos have started to come for Wilmer Flores, even when he has a bat in his hands. They trickled in throughout the Citi Field crowd Thursday when he struck out in the fourth, and again as he slammed his helmet in frustration after lining out with runners on in the sixth. But they have little to do with his hitting.
5/1/2015 | Mets' fast start a hot topic at Fans for the Cure dinner
The crowd on Thursday night was buzzing about the fast starts of the Mets and Yankees at MLB.com correspondent Ed Randall's Fans for the Cure First Annual Celebrity Dinner, an event designed to help fight prostate cancer.