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  1. Morning Briefing: Cellar at stake

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: In 2007 and '08, the Mets and Philadelphia Phillies went down to the wire for the NL East crown. This year, they are jockeying for the basement. In fact, the Phillies (61-72) arrive at Citi Field for a weekend series tr...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  2. Morning Briefing: Safe (from ax) at home

    Adam Rubin

    ATLANTA FIRST PITCH: The fan base may be calling for blood, but they are unlikely to receive it before the Mets reconvene this weekend. Although the Mets enter Thursday's team off-day 11 games under .500 and 10 games out of first place -- both ...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  3. Morning Briefing: Abreu era begins

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: With the Atlanta Braves having left town, the task gets no easier for the Mets. The defending National League champion St. Louis Cardinals now visit Citi Field for a four-game series beginning Monday. Jenrry Mejia, conf...

    Blog | April 21, 2014
  4. Series preview: Mets at Braves

    Adam Rubin

    Associated Press/USA TODAY SportsThe Mets will face Aaron Harang, Ervin Santana and David Hale this week at Turner Field.METS (2-4, fifth place/NL East) at ATLANTA BRAVES (4-2, second place/NL East) Tuesday: RHP Bartolo Colon (0-1, 4.50) vs. RHP A...

    Blog | April 07, 2014
  5. Lannan transitions to relief role

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- John Lannan reported for work Sunday morning believing he was headed for a two-hour bus ride and a start against the Atlanta Braves at ESPN Wide World of Sports. Instead, Lannan was informed by Terry Collins that the southp...

    Blog | March 23, 2014
  6. Morning Briefing: Will pick be protected?

    Adam Rubin

    ATLANTA FIRST PITCH: The Mets are about to get KO'd in the NL East. Atlanta's magic number to eliminate the Mets from division contention stands at three entering today's 12:10 p.m. series finale. Dillon Gee (10-9, 3.63 ERA) opposes right-hande...

    Blog | September 04, 2013
  7. Rapid Reaction: Braves 3, Mets 1

    Adam Rubin

    ATLANTA -- Carlos Torres went from a shutout bid to being on the losing end in the span of three batters Tuesday night. After taking a scoreless effort one out into the bottom of the seventh, Torres surrendered a solo homer to Evan Gattis, walked ...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  8. Morning Briefing: Drive for 2nd place?

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: Second-place Mets? It could be true soon, although that would be a commentary on the state of the Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Nationals as much as about the Mets. Courtesy of New York MetsHowie Mandel v...

    Blog | July 26, 2013
  9. Sneak peek at David Wright bobblehead

    Adam Rubin

    Courtesy of New York Mets David Wright, the bobblehead Ron Darling's bobblehead day is in the books. Next up: John Franco on May 25 (Atlanta Braves). Then comes David Wright on June 30 (Washington Nationals). Here's a sneak peek on the left....

    Blog | April 23, 2013
  10. Salute to Chipper Jones

    Adam Rubin

    Scott Cunningham/Getty Images Chipper Jones is embraced by Hank Aaron during Sept. 28 pregame ceremony at Turner Field. Chipper Jones' career ended with the Braves' wild-card-game elimination Friday night. Here's a summary of the Mets killer's Hall...

    Blog | October 05, 2012
  11. David Wright has 'no idea' if career with New York Mets will cont...

    Adam Rubin

    In an exclusive interview with, David Wright indicated he is unsure who will be his employer in 2014, much less at the end of his career.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2012
  12. Mets morning briefing 9.10.12

    Adam Rubin

    Bobby Parnell surrendered a game-deciding sacrifice fly to Brian McCann in the 10th and David Wright flied out with runners on the corners to end the game as the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep with a 3-2 victory Sunday afternoon at Citi ...

    Blog | September 10, 2012
  13. Mets morning briefing 9.8.12

    Adam Rubin

    Chipper Jones went hitless and committed an error in the first game of his final series in Flushing, but Jon Niese received no run support and the Mets lost to the Atlanta Braves, 3-0, Friday night at Citi Field. The Mets send Jeremy Hefner (2-5, ...

    Blog | September 08, 2012
  14. Mets morning briefing 5.9.12

    Adam Rubin

    The Mets overcame a four-run deficit to defeat the Philadelphia Phillies, 7-4, on Tuesday. It was the Mets' 10th come-from-behind win this season, matching the Atlanta Braves for the most in Major League Baseball. On Wednesday, Dillon Gee opposes ...

    Blog | May 09, 2012
  15. NL East rotations

    Adam Rubin

    With Edwin Jackson reportedly headed to the Washington Nationals, here is an updated look at the very solid National League East rotations: Atlanta Braves: Tim Hudson, Jair Jurrjens, Tommy Hanson, Brandon Beachy, Mike Minor (or Julio Teheran/Randa...

    Blog | February 02, 2012
  16. Carlos Beltran of New York Mets won't rule out trade but wants NL...

    Adam Rubin

    Carlos Beltran wasn't ruling out a trade, but he made it clear that he'd prefer to stay in the NL and wouldn't want to be used as a designated hitter.

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2011