7/1/2015 | Mets' squeeze try vs. Cubs turns bizarre
The Mets' struggle to score runs turned ugly in the eighth inning vs. the Cubs on Wednesday, despite a controversial call working in their favor.
7/1/2015 | Arrieta, deGrom meet as Cubs vie for Citi sweep
They might draw less attention than others in their respective rotations, but Jake Arrieta and Jacob deGrom have been aces for their clubs this season. They'll square off in the finale of a three-game series between the Cubs and Mets on Thursday in Citi Field.
7/1/2015 | Wright may start baseball activities next week
Mets third baseman David Wright, the soul of a team that has lost its way at the plate, is about to take the first steps toward a return.
7/1/2015 | Good news for Mets: Cuddyer avoids DL
Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer realized his "best-case scenario" on Wednesday, when an MRI showed no structural damage in the left knee that forced him out of Tuesday's game.
7/1/2015 | Cubs outlast Mets, break through for win in 11
It took 11 innings, multiple scoring chances (and nearly as many mistakes) before someone finally crossed home plate. That someone wound up being the Cubs, who waited until the 11th inning of their 2-0 win over the Mets on Wednesday before eking across the game's first runs.
7/1/2015 | D adjustments help, but Mets need more bats
It was the first night of the rest of the Mets' season, and Daniel Murphy was stationed at third base, also known as his best position. Ruben Tejada was to Murphy's immediate left, finally deployed at shortstop on what we've been told is supposed to be a permanent basis. As permanent as anything is with the Mets of the six-man, five-man, six-man rotation.