Is it time for the Mets to cut ties with Matt Harvey? Beat reporter Anthony DiComo answers that question and others in this week’s Mets Inbox.
Another ailment struck a Mets rotation member this week, when Jacob deGrom complained Wednesday of nausea and an upset stomach in Miami. DeGrom received treatment at Marlins Park and returned to New York with the team, but the Mets have pushed back his next scheduled start to give him more time to recuperate.
After spending all day Tuesday confined to his hotel room, shortstop Amed Rosario returned to the Mets’ clubhouse Wednesday morning feeling “a lot better.” He attributed his stomach illness, which has sidelined him since Monday, to an improperly cooked meal he ate over the weekend.
When the Mets and Nationals began this season, they were prime rivals, each talented and ambitious enough to claim another National League East crown. When they meet for the final time this weekend at Citi Field, their divergent summers will be plain to see.
When the Mets walked off the field Wednesday following their 9-2 loss to the Marlins, only 16 Major Leaguers with at least 150 plate appearances held a higher on-base percentage than Brandon Nimmo. Among them were the likely Most Valuable Player Award winners in both leagues, as well as multiple other candidates for baseball’s most […]
Giancarlo Stanton delivered an awe-inspiring two-run homer in the eighth inning on Wednesday afternoon, but it was the eight strong innings thrown by Jose Urena that set the tone in the Marlins’ 9-2 win over the Mets at Marlins Park.
The Mets instructed shortstop Amed Rosario to stay clear of Marlins Park on Tuesday, at least for pregame activities. A late scratch from Monday’s lineup, Rosario spent that night at the University of Hospital, where doctors treated him for gastroenteritis. He did not sleep at the hospital, but spent all of Tuesday holed up at […]
Earlier this season, while rehabbing from yet another leg injury, Yoenis Cespedes reflected on his career since coming from the United States. During his first two years in Oakland, Cespedes struggled to stay healthy, battling leg injuries that cost him a chunk of each season. After re-signing with the Mets in 2016, Cespedes again fell […]
The Marlins aren’t going down quietly in the National League Wild Card chase. After being an out away from elimination on Tuesday night, J.T. Realmuto delivered a walk-off home run in the 10th inning that lifted Miami to a 5-4 win over the Mets at Marlins Park.
Giancarlo Stanton is showing signs of life after cooling off a bit in September, and he looks to build upon his MVP case as the Marlins and Mets meet for the second of three games Tuesday at Marlins Park.
Giancarlo Stanton was off on Sunday to recharge his batteries. The All-Star slugger energized the lineup in his return, launching a three-run homer and finishing with four RBIs in a 13-1 win on Monday night at Marlins Park. Marcell Ozuna chipped in with a solo home run — one of his four hits — while […]
Approximately 20 minutes after the Mets dropped a 13-1 game to the Marlins on Monday, Matt Harvey emerged from a back room of the visiting clubhouse. A staff member indicated that a group of media members was waiting to speak to him. Harvey shrugged his shoulders.