12:23 PM EDT, Tue September 23, 2014
MetsBlog 2 hours ago

Does it matter if the Mets finish 2014 with a .500 record?

The Mets are four games under .500, but tied for second place in the NL East… The Mets are 17-13 during their last 30 games. They need to go 5-1 the last six games of the season to avoid their sixth-consecutive losing season. Unfortunately, their next three games are in DC against the Nationals, who are […]
MetsBlog 6 hours ago

What’s on Tap for Tuesday, Sept. 23

The Mets (76-80) open a three-game series against the Nationals (91-64) on Tuesday in Washington D.C. at 7:05 p.m. ET. Bartolo Colon (14-12, 4.02 ERA) will get the start for the Mets, opposed by Tanner Roark (14-10, 2.85 ERA) for the Nationals. Remaining schedule...
Mets Blog | ESPN New York 6 hours ago

Morning Briefing: Second place!

NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: The Mets are now tied for second place in the NL East with the freefalling Atlanta Braves at 76-80. As for another goal: If the Mets want to reach .500, they will need to win at least five of their remaining six games. And that means taking care of the Washington Nationals, who...
MetsBlog 2 hours ago

GEICO SportsNite: John Harper talks Sandy extension

John Harper of the Daily News discusses the Mets signing Sandy Alderson to an extension and why he got the new deal. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
Amazin' Stories | Bergen Record 19 hours ago

Sources: Mets to extend Alderson

The Mets are set to pick up general manager Sandy Alderson’s extension for the 2015 season and extend his deal, multiple sources confirmed. Indications were Alderson would be back next season, and no official announcement has been made yet. This …

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New York Post 58 mins ago

Mets fan hashtag quickly sinks to weird, depressing place

The Mets have not had much luck with fan loyalty pledges. Twitter hashtags driven by maligned public entities tend to backfire. When you put them together, as the Mets did...
Newark Star-Ledger 3 hours ago
Mets could make coaching staff change, shuffling Wally Backman and Tim Teufel

Mets could make coaching staff change, shuffling Wally Backman and Tim Teufel

Backman is currently on the Mets staff for the final nine games of this season after guiding the minor league affiliate to the playoffs for a second straight season.
Mets Blog | ESPN New York 14 hours ago

Mets move into second-place tie

NEW YORK -- On the day the Atlanta Braves fired general manager Frank Wren, they also suffered a 1-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday. That allowed the Mets to move even with the Braves for second place in the NL East at 76-80. Six games remain. The Braves have lost four straight and are an MLB-worst 4-15 in September. The Mets had not been in second place since April 29, when they were 15-11.
Mets Blog | ESPN New York 15 hours ago

Series preview: Mets at Nationals

The Mets are due to face Tanner Roark, Gio Gonzalez and Doug Fister in the final road series of the season.METS (76-80, third place/NL East) vs. WASHINGTON NATIONALS (91-64, first place/NL East) Tuesday: RHP Bartolo Colon (14-12, 4.02) vs. RHP Tanner Roark (14-10, 2.85), 7:05 p.m. ET Wednesday: RHP Dillon Gee (7-8, 3.88) vs. LHP Gio Gonzalez (9-10, 3.74), 7:05 p.m. ET Thursday: RHP Zack Wheeler (11-10, 3.49) vs. RHP Doug Fister (15-6, 2.
Newark Star-Ledger 17 hours ago
A Mets pitching prospect you should know

A Mets pitching prospect you should know

Though the 23-year-old isn't highly heralded, Backman sees a major league future for him.
New York Daily News 19 hours ago
Wally Backman could be with Mets full-time in 2015

Wally Backman could be with Mets full-time in 2015

There have been initial discussions within the organization about moving third-base coach Tim Teufel into the role of hitting coach, which would then make a spot for Triple-A manager — and fan favorite — Wally Backman on the major-league staff.
Newark Star-Ledger 20 hours ago
Were Mets right to bring back GM Sandy Alderson?

Were Mets right to bring back GM Sandy Alderson?

Vote in the poll and let us know if you thought the Mets made the right call in bringing back Alderson.
Newark Star-Ledger 21 hours ago
Does Travis d'Arnaud deserve a spot on National League Rookie of the Year ballot?

Does Travis d'Arnaud deserve a spot on National League Rookie of the Year ballot?

In an unimpressive National League rookie class, d'Arnaud deserves more than just passing notice.
John Demarzo / New York Post 23 hours ago

Mets superhero rookies meet a whole lot of spandex

The @Mets rookies might be competition for the Avengers and the Justice League: pic.twitter.com/bNz4WwgfgH — Cut4 (@Cut4) September 22, 2014 Ah, rookie hazing in baseball. In this traditional rite of...
Newark Star-Ledger 23 hours ago
MLB forms committee to study pace of game, Mets GM Sandy Alderson a member

MLB forms committee to study pace of game, Mets GM Sandy Alderson a member

Mets GM Sandy Alderson is among six committee members, including MLB exec VP Joe Torre.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 22, 2014
Could Mets make in-season breaks a preventative measure for pitchers

Could Mets make in-season breaks a preventative measure for pitchers

The difficulty is in trying to exercise the strategy. Pitchers are already being protected more than ever before and it could be difficult to explain to a starter without any immediate health issue that a break is upcoming.

Alderson on pace-of-game committee

NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball announced that Sandy Alderson is part of a committee trying to find ways to speed up the game. Atlanta Braves president John Schuerholtz is chairing the committee. Also involved: Players Association executive director Tony Clark; Boston Red Sox partner Michael Gordon; MLB commissioner-elect Rob Manfred; MLB executive VP Joe Torre and Red Sox chairman Tom Werner.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 22, 2014
Is Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada better suited as backup?

Is Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada better suited as backup?

He has had some success in that job since being displaced by Wilmer Flores.

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