The Mets completed their most significant on-field staff shakeup in nearly a decade on Tuesday, announcing that longtime pitching coach Dan Warthen and head trainer Ray Ramirez will not return for the 2018 season.
The Mets will always remember their 2017 season as one fraught by injuries, the team undermined at every step of the way by its inability to keep players on the field. As such, a club many predicted to win the National League East wound up spending most of the season near the bottom of the […]
Both the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers had designs on the postseason in 2017. For a variety of reasons, things didn’t work out as planned. The consolation prize? Getting to pick at the top of the 2018 Draft.
Mets manager Terry Collins and Phillies manager Pete Mackanin exchanged lineup cards at home plate for the final time Sunday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park.
Terry Collins took the field Sunday knowing he was about to manage his final game for the Mets.
Heading into this season, the Mets envisioned Noah Syndergaard as a National League Cy Young Award candidate, the type of pitcher who could play a leading role in their return to October.
Mets third baseman Asdrubal Cabrera had a big Saturday night in the penultimate game of the 2017 season.</p>
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson on Saturday took responsibility for breakdowns in the organization’s professional culture, which led a series of local newspaper reports this week critical of the team, its front office and ownership.
With the Mets long since out of contention and his personal goals met, ailing pitcher Jacob deGrom is shutting it down for the season. Suffering a setback of the stomach bug he first caught this month, deGrom will not pitch as originally scheduled Saturday in Philadelphia.
The Mets’ Seth Lugo and the Phillies’ Henderson Alvarez have each spent September trying to shove their injury woes firmly in the past. They’ll have one more opportunity when their teams meet for a 7:05 p.m. ET game Saturday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies hope to finish a resurgent second half with a strong final weekend against the Mets at Citizens Bank Park.