Standings & What’s Next, pres. by Astoria Federal Savings

The Mets, Braves and Nationals lost last night, while the Phillies and Marlins won.

With the Braves’ loss, the Nationals clinched the National League East title, and the Braves assured they will play in the Wild Card game later this week:

Meanwhile, the Mets are tied with the Mariners for the 10th worst record in Major League Baseball.

To read about last night’s loss to the Marlins, check out this post on MetsBlog, as well as beat reports from MLB.com, the Wall Street JournalStar-LedgerBergen RecordJournal NewsESPN New YorkNewsday, the Daily News and New York Post.

The Mets look to even their series against the Marlins in Miami tonight with R.A. Dickey (20-6, 2.69 ERA) facing Jacob Turner (2-5, 4.94 ERA) at 7:10 pm.