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  1. Morning Briefing: The drive for 89 begins

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: David Wright was pragmatic in the postgame clubhouse after Saturday's loss officially ensured the Mets would not reach 90 wins. "This season hasn't gone the way we would've liked it to," Wright said. "We all put forth expe...

    Blog | August 31, 2014
  2. Rapid Reaction: Phillies 7, Mets 2

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- The 90-win dream is dead. Bartolo Colon surrendered six runs in 5 1/3 innings, and the Mets suffered a 7-2 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday at Citi Field in the 1,500th major league game managed by Terry Collins. ...

    Blog | August 30, 2014
  3. Morning Briefing: LOL Phils

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: The Mets certainly have the number of their rivals from the City of Brotherly Love. The Amazin's are 12-5 against the Philadelphia Phillies this season -- their most wins in a season series against Philadelphia since 1989. ...

    Blog | August 30, 2014
  4. Sandy Alderson: 90 wins wasn't goal

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- With their next loss, the Mets will be mathematically eliminated from achieving 90 wins -- a target Sandy Alderson shared internally with team personnel during spring training. The GM's reaction? "It wasn't a goal," Alderson said pr...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  5. Morning Briefing: Wheels up!

    Danny Knobler | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: Now that Zack Wheeler can beat anyone, can he beat the Atlanta Braves? The New York Mets right-hander had three wins over his hometown team last season. He doesn't yet have any this year. That's not entirely his fault....

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  6. Alderson: Mets uninterested in PCL swap

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Sandy Alderson essentially acknowledged the Mets have no intention of switching affiliates within the Pacific Coast league. So with Rochester officially re-upping with the Minnesota Twins in the International League, it looks like the Met...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  7. GM: 40 crunch impediment to Noah call-up

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Sandy Alderson suggested a 40-man roster crunch is the biggest impediment to Noah Syndergaard getting a September call-up. Jeff Roberson/Associated PressSandy Alderson said a tight 40-man roster is working against a September c...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  8. Morning Briefing: Back to work

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: The Mets will have a chance to play spoiler as the Atlanta Braves visit Citi Field for a three-game series. Atlanta (68-63) trails the first-place Washington Nationals by 7.5 games in the division race, but the Braves are r...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  9. Mets expect to remain in Las Vegas

    Adam Rubin

    The Mets' player-development agreement with Triple-A Las Vegas expires after this season, but it looks like the pair will remain partners for two more years. Mets GM Sandy Alderson told the Las Vegas Review-Journal it's a "very strong possibility"...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  10. Morning Briefing: Mets eyeing Cuban?

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: The Mets get back to work Friday, when they open a series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Jonathon Niese (7-8, 3.50 ERA) opposes right-hander Dan Haren (10-10, 4.59) in the 10:10 p.m. ET opener at Dodger Stadium. Read ...

    Blog | August 22, 2014
  11. Morning Briefing: L.A. luck; Sandy speaks

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: The Mets take a day off in California on Thursday, then get to work against the Los Angeles Dodgers this weekend. The Amazin's get a reprieve of sorts, too. Clayton Kershaw, originally due to start Friday's series opene...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  12. Morning Briefing: It's safe, Nats leave town

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: Sharknado? No. Just the Washington Nationals. After a woeful series against the D.C. ballclub, the Mets now entertain the Chicago Cubs in a four-game wraparound series at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler (7-8, 3.53 ERA) opposes...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  13. New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey still wants to return this seas...

    Danny Knobler

    Mets manager Terry Collins wants Matt Harvey to "back off a bit" in his recovery from Tommy John surgery, but the pitcher indicated Wednesday night that he still hopes to return this season.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  14. New York Mets likely to bring back manager Terry Collins next sea...

    Danny Knobler

    The New York Mets may not reach their goal of making September meaningful, or even of finishing with their first winning record since 2008, but it appears that they could make enough progress to save manager Terry Collins' job for at least another year.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  15. Morning Briefing: Can Mets stop Nats?

    Danny Knobler | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: Are the Mets ever going to beat the Nationals at Citi Field? Yes, ever is a long time. Yes, the Mets technically have beaten the Nationals at Citi Field. Just not anytime recently. The Nationals have a nine-game win...

    Blog | August 13, 2014
  16. TC thinks Mets will be in race in September

    Danny Knobler | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

    NEW YORK -- Terry Collins has stopped talking about catching the Washington Nationals, but the New York Mets manager insisted again Tuesday that he hasn't given up on making a run at the playoffs this season. In fact, he almost guaranteed it. ...

    Blog | August 12, 2014