Mets

New York Mets manager Terry Collins looks on during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in New York. The Mets lost the game 10-1. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Mets Improved, But More Work To Do

Back on opening day, general manager Sandy Alderson publicly challenged his New York Mets to win 90 games.

09/29/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 27: Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets follows through on his ninth inning game winning two run home run against the Houston Astros at Citi Field on September 27, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Rally To Defeat Astros In Interleague Play

Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning Saturday night, rallying the New York Mets over the Houston Astros 2-1.

09/27/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Houston Astros on September 26, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Astros 6th Mets Undoing

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese left his final start of the season with an elevated heart rate, a condition he has dealt with before, and the Houston Astros rallied Friday night against reliever Carlos Torres for a 3-1 victory over New York.

09/26/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24:  Bobby Abreu #53 of the New York Mets in action against the St. Louis Cardinals during their game at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Abreu Calling It A Career

Bobby Abreu plans to retire after the season.

09/26/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 25:  Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals scores on a Zack Wheeler #45 of the New York Mets passed ball in the fourth inning during game two of a doubleheader baseball game on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets Lock Up Another Sub-.500 Season

Gio Gonzalez struck out a career-high 12 batters and allowed just one hit through seven innings in the Nationals’ 3-0 win over the New York Mets in the second game of day-night doubleheader Thursday as Washington salvaged a split.

09/25/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 25:  Jenrry Mejia #58 of the New York Mets pitches in the ninth inning for his 28th save against the Washington Nationals in game one of a doubleheader on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Mets won 7-4.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets Slow NL East Winners In Opener

By IAN QUILLEN  Associated Press      WASHINGTON (AP) _ Ryan Zimmerman tested his healing right hamstring, playing seven innings in the playoff-bound Washington Nationals’ 7-4 loss to the New York Mets in the opener […]

09/25/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 24:  The grounds crew puts the tarp on the field before the game between the Washington Nationals and the New York Mets at Nationals Park on September 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. The game has been postponed. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets At Washington Postponed

The rainout of Wednesday night’s game against the New York Mets will force Nationals to play consecutive, day-night doubleheaders at home, against the Mets on Thursday and the Miami Marlins on Friday.

09/24/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 23: Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals hits a three-run home run in the fifth inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nats Make Mets Losers Again

Nationals center fielder Denard Span left in the third inning after making a diving, tumbling catch, and NL East champion Washington went on to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.

09/23/2014

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 19:  Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets celebrates his two-run homer in the sixth inning against the Atlanta Braves that scored Daniel Murphy #28 at Turner Field on September 19, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Mets Extend Braves September Swan Song

Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, Zack Wheeler pitched six scoreless innings and the New York Mets beat the struggling Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Friday night but were eliminated from playoff contention.

09/19/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 17:  Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Reel In Mets

Henderson Alvarez ended a three-start winless streak, and the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 4-3 Wednesday night to finish a trying 10-game trip in which they lost All-Star slugger Giancarlo Stanton to a season-ending injury when he was hit in the face by a pitch.

09/17/2014

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