Gary Cohen and Ron Darling break down the Mets' 7-5 win over the Nationals.
Familia struck out Trea Turner, and Mets manager Terry Collins brought in Edgin, a left-hander, to face the left-handed-hitting Harper.
New York Mets' pitcher Noah Syndergaard has been cleared to return to the rotation on Sunday, MetsBlog.com reports. Syndergaard, who missed his scheduled start on Thursday with biceps tendinitis, will pitch on Sunday against the Washington Nationals after a pain free throwing session today.
The New York Mets (9-13) snapped a six game losing streak by defeating the Washington Nationals (16-7) 7-5 on Friday night. Travis d'Arnaud (two homers, five RBI's) and Jacob deGrom (seven innings of three run ball with 12 strikeouts) helped the Mets pick up a much needed victory.
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 Mets will have to snap out of their slump without their most dangerous hitter in the lineup.
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.
Kurt Suzuki hit a three-run homer that finished Harvey (2-1), who allowed six runs in 4 1/3 innings and tied a career high with five walks.
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.
Yoenis Cespedes limped off the field Thursday after running out a double, the latest setback for the slugger and the struggling Mets.
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.
Collins said the issue is likely tendinitis in Syndergaard's biceps.