7/1/2016 | Mets hit 5 HRs at home for 1st time since '00
At 9:57 p.m. ET on Friday night, Frank Padilla thought to himself, "this is going to be the one." The Yonkers, N.Y., native was sitting in section 134 at Citi Field, and Yoenis Cespedes' 20th homer of the year was screaming toward him.
7/1/2016 | Nimmo crushes 3-run shot for 1st career HR
Since being recalled on Monday, Brandon Nimmo has had plenty to be happy about, but over the past two days, the seemingly always-present smile of the rookie outfielder has been a welcomed sight for the Mets faithful at Citi Field.
7/1/2016 | Arrieta set to duel Colon at Citi Field
Cubs ace Jake Arrieta allowed five earned runs in five innings last time out Monday, but while he emphasized the need for improvement against the Mets' Bartolo Colon on Saturday, he isn't giving the start any extra importance.
7/1/2016 | 2016 return unlikely, but Wright in good spirits
The physical toll the past two weeks have had on David Wright were apparent. A bandage on his throat covered the scars from the surgery he underwent on June 16 to repair a herniated disk in his neck, and the Mets' third baseman looked noticeably lighter.
7/1/2016 | Mets pour it on in rainy win over Cubs
A trio of rain delays were not enough to water down the Mets' offense on Friday as New York clubbed five home runs en route to a 10-2 victory over the Cubs at Citi Field to take a two-games-to-none advantage in the four-game series.
7/1/2016 | Hoskins, Cozens among top prospect performers Thursday
Rhys Hoskins and Dylan Cozens were among the top prospect performers in the Minors on Thursday.
7/1/2016 | NLCS rematch continues with Hammel, deGrom
The Mets and Cubs will continue their National League Championship Series rematch at Citi Field on Friday, with right-handers Jacob deGrom and Jason Hammel taking the hill.
7/1/2016 | Matz allays concerns with solid start vs. Cubs
On Thursday, after a week of questions, comments and concerns regarding the bone spur in his elbow, Steven Matz quelled the worry.
7/1/2016 | Nimmo, Mets find joy in stirring comeback
Brandon Nimmo -- a big leaguer for less than a week -- made no attempt to restrain his elation as he rounded third base in the seventh inning, all but floating home with the winning run of the Mets' 4-3 win over the Cubs on Thursday.