The Mets dropped two of three to the Phillies this past weekend, but won Sunday on an 11th-inning, walk-off hit by Ruben Tejada >> Read More.
Lucas Duda missed Friday night’s game after being hospitalized with a stomach flu or food poisoning. SS Wilmer Flores and reliever Gonzalez Germen were both unavailable for Sunday’s game due to illness, as well.
Terry Collins is close to making Jeurys Familia the team’s closer, he told reporters after Sunday’s win >> Read More.
Multiple reports indicate Jenrry Mejia may soon move to the bullpen, with either Daisuke Matsuzaka or Rafael Montero taking his place in the starting rotation >> Read More. Terry Collins said Friday that Mejia could end up being capped at around 120-125 innings this year.
The Mets promote Triple-A 1B-3B Eric Campbell on Saturday. Omar Quintanilla cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to remain with the Mets at Triple-A Las Vegas.
Matthew Cerrone, Lead Writer
Hey, remember when the Mets were 16-12 and in second place? Me neither, despite it being only a week ago.
“Losing sucks,” David Wright said after Saturday’s game. “We’re just not getting it done.”
I know it’s early May, and maybe it’s the back-to-back-to-back losses by one run that is getting to me, but this past week felt like a total nightmare >> Read More.