New York Mets (73-79)

    Adames, Yelich go back-to-back

    Willy Adames and Christian Yelich hit back-to-back home runs, each traveling 400-plus feet.

    NYM 1, MIL 5

    Mets vs. Red Sox Game Highlights (9/22/21) | MLB Highlights

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    NYM 5, BOS 12

    Pete Alonso homers as Mets reduce deficit

    Pete Alonso's home run clears the right-field fence as the Mets start to chip away.

    NYM 5, BOS 12

    Schwarber's second home run doubles Red Sox's lead

    Kyle Schwarber hits his second home run of the night over the bullpen as the Red Sox take a 6-1 lead.

    NYM 5, BOS 12

    Schwarber goes deep to center field as Red Sox grab early lead

    Kyle Schwarber knocks another home run at Fenway Park as the Red Sox take a 1-0 lead over the Mets.

    NYM 5, BOS 12

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    NYM 3, BOS 6

    Hernandez, Bogaerts slug homers in fifth

    Enrique Hernandez and Xander Bogaerts both hit home runs to left-center field in the bottom of the fifth inning off Marcus Stroman.

    NYM 3, BOS 6

    Francisco Lindor, Javier Báez, MIC'D UP on Clemente Day! | Mets stars take us onfield on special day

    Mets stars Francisco Lindor & Javier Báez take us on the field for a special Play Loud (pres. by @Bank of America) in honor of Roberto Clemente Day on September 15th! The Puerto Rican infielders wore 21 for Clemente and were proud to rock his number. The duo had a funny exchange with fellow PR native Yadier Molina after he got an infield hit, on top of their reactions to a DEEP Pete Alonso home run!

    McNeil's 8th Inning Home Run Propels Mets

    9/19/21: Jeff McNeil homers in the bottom on the 7th lead the Mets to a 3-2 win over Philadelphia. Dom Smith drove in two with a pinch hit double in the bottom of the 5th to erase a 2-0 deficit.

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    PHI 2, NYM 3

    Harper's stellar sliding grab prevents Mets from scoring

    Bryce Harper hustles over to make a sliding catch along the right-field line, ending the inning with two Mets stranded on base.

    PHI 2, NYM 3

    Jeff McNeil puts Mets ahead with solo blast in the 7th

    Jeff McNeil sends a solo home run over the right-center field fence to put the Mets ahead of the Phillies 3-2.

    PHI 2, NYM 3

    Dominic Smith's pinch-hit double ties the game

    Dominic Smith lines a two-run double down the right-field line to tie the Mets and Phillies at two runs apiece.

    PHI 2, NYM 3

    Phillies vs. Mets Game Highlights (9/18/21) | MLB Highlights

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    PHI 5, NYM 3

    Jean Segura puts on two hats after hitting 2nd homer

    Jean Segura hits two home runs off Carlos Carrasco and celebrates by putting on two hats in the Phillies' dugout.

    PHI 5, NYM 3

    Mets–Phillies Minor League Players Protest Low Pay With #FairBall Wristbands

    Advocates for Minor Leaguers, an acting voice for minor league players, said that the players protesting will make less than $12,000 a year.View the original article to see embedded media.Minor league players for the Phillies and Mets protested their pay on Saturday when they took the field wearing wristbands that read #FairBall.

    Umpire Junior Valentine Struck in Face by Errant Throw, Remains in Game

    Junior Valentine remained in the game on Monday night after being struck by an errant throw from Cardinals shortstop Edmundo Sosa.View the original article to see embedded media.Umpire Junior Valentine suffered a scary injury at Citi Field in New York on Monday as he was struck in the face by an errant throw by Cardinals shortstop Edmundo Sosa.Sosa fielded a ground ball in the hole near second base in the bottom of the second before wheeling and firing to first base.

    Yankees, Mets Benches Clear After Giancarlo Stanton's Game-Tying Home Run

    Things got testy between the Yankees and Mets after Giancarlo Stanton and Francisco Lindor exchanged words during Stanton's late-inning home run trot.View the original article to see embedded media.With the Yankees and Mets fighting for their postseason lives, Sunday's Subway Series finale proved fertile ground for the Big Apple rivals to air out their grievances.The Mets led, 6–4, with two outs in the seventh inning when Giancarlo Stanton crushed a game-tying, two-run homer off Brad Hand that Statcast clocked with a distance of 443 feet.

    Yankees, Mets Toe The Line Together "As One Unified New York"

    The teams sported jerseys reading “New York” and wore hats from the city's various first responders on the 20th anniversary of the Sept.

    How Do We Make Sense of the Mets?

    Serious problems, absurd sideshows and poor play have created a cycle of dysfunction.

    Mets Place Acting GM Zack Scott on Administrative Leave After DWI Arrest

    Scott pleaded not guilty to a DWI charge and three other charges on Thursday morning.View the original article to see embedded media.The Mets have placed acting general manager Zack Scott on administrative leave until further notice, the team announced Thursday.On Wednesday, the New York Post first reported that Scott was facing charges of driving while intoxicated after he was found sleeping in his car early Tuesday morning in White Plains, New York.Per the Post, Scott was arrested at 4:17 a.m.

    When the Mets’ Woes Are More Insidious Than Just the Jokes

    Zack Scott’s DWI arrest is the latest example of a franchise with very real workplace culture problems.Welcome to The Opener, where every weekday morning you’ll get a fresh, topical column to start your day from one of SI.com’s MLB writers.There is an understandable tendency to take everything bad that happens to the Mets and group it together as, well, Metsiness.

    Report: Mets' Acting GM Zack Scott Facing DWI Charges

    Mets acting general manager Zack Scott was reportedly arrested this week after being found sleeping in his car.

    Mets' Javier Báez Scores Game-Winning Run After Thumbs Down Controversy

    Báez scored the Mets final run to secure the victory two days after the thumb down controversy.View the original article to see embedded media.Mets fans had no trouble voicing their displeasure with Javier Báez on Tuesday as the crowd at Citi Field rained boos toward New York’s infielder before his first at-bat of the afternoon.Tuesday’s rude reception comes in the wake of a new scandal in Flushing.

    Francisco Lindor and Javier Báez Apologize for Giving Mets Fans Thumbs-Down

    They apologized for giving fans thumbs-down as a form of celebration.Mets players Javier Báez and Francisco Lindor apologized Tuesday for their comments and for giving fans a thumbs-down. Báez explained Sunday the thumbs-down was directed toward the home crowd for their boos of the team. "I just felt like we were alone, Báez said.

    Verducci: Javy Bàez and Francisco Lindor "Thumbs-Down" Mets Fans, but Their Respective Slumps Are the Real Problem

    SI's Tom Verducci weighs-in on the controversies surrounding Lindor and Baez booing and giving Mets fans the "thumbs-down" sign on Sunday.Mets president Sandy Alderson quickly denounced the actions of both Javy Baez and Francisco Lindor on Sunday when they booed Mets fans while giving them the 'thumbs-down' sign.

    Good Vibes Only at Citi Field

    The Mets are booing their fans when they have success.

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    Paul Lo Duca isn't a huge fan of Alex Rodriguez.