New York teams might consider making these rare crosstown trades

In theory, this shouldn’t matter as much as it matters. A Yankees-Mets trade? A Giants-Jets deal? A Rangers-Islanders swap? A Knicks-Nets trade? At the end of the day – in theory – they are all just opponents. The same as the Mets-Dodgers, the same as the Giants-Cowboys, the same as the Rangers-Canucks, the same as … Read more

Mets’ huge comeback is no match for a crazy game that had it all

SAN FRANCISCO – These late inning drama kings were just getting started as much of their east coast fan base was fading into a haze. But the difference in this latest miraculous comeback by the Mets was a backlash. The Giants offered not one, but two on a wild Tuesday night. Edwin Diaz conceded two … Read more

Mets’ huge comeback is no match for a crazy game that had it all

SAN FRANCISCO – These late inning drama kings were just getting started as much of their east coast fan base was fading into a haze. But the difference in this latest miraculous comeback by the Mets was a backlash. The Giants offered not one, but two on a wild Tuesday night. Edwin Diaz conceded two … Read more

Johan Santana is happy to have no company for the return of the Mets

SAN FRANCISCO – Johan Santana was waking up in Spain last month when he learned he is no longer alone in the history of the Mets. By removing “silent” mode from her phone, the messages reached Santana quickly and furiously, some with clips from the previous night’s game at Citi Field. “Suddenly I see highlights, … Read more

Joely Rodríguez excels, while Chasen Shreve falters

Mandatory Credit: Jessica Alcheh-USA TODAY Sports Before the season, the New York Mets had to answer the question of who would be their left arm outside the bullpen. The question became so big that New York decided to ask trade with the New York Yankees to bring in Joely Rodríguez. The team also signed the … Read more

Heyman: The Mets have tracked down Tyler Mahle and Frankie Montas

Neville E. Guard-USA TODAY Sport It’s no secret that the New York Mets need the help of the starting pitcher. With wounds a Jacob de Grom, Max ScherzerAnd Tylor Megill the depth of the Mets’ starting pitcher is being tested. Right now, it looks like New York will have to rely on Trevor Williams And … Read more

Starling Marte returns in style to victory in Race 1, but the Mets drop the shot

DENVER – Starling Mars looked to the sky as usual after completing a home trot, but this time he had an extra family member on his mind. Returning from the mourning list following the death of his grandmother Brigada Gonzalez, the Mets winger crushed the first pitch he saw on Saturday, circled the bases, blessed … Read more

Starling Marte returns in style to victory in Race 1, but the Mets drop the shot

DENVER – Starling Mars looked to the sky as usual after completing a home trot, but this time he had an extra family member on his mind. Returning from the mourning list following the death of his grandmother Brigada Gonzalez, the Mets winger crushed the first pitch he saw on Saturday, circled the bases, blessed … Read more