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New York Mets' Dominic Smith smashes into the outfield wall while chasing a fly ball that went for an inside-the-park home run by Washington Nationals' Andrew Stevenson during the fifth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Washington. The game is a makeup from Sept. 25. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Mets eliminated from playoffs, then swept by Nats in DH

Sep. 26, 2020 10:06 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The New York Mets were eliminated from playoff contention in a mistake-filled loss to the Nationals in the opener of a doubleheader on Saturday, and not much changed in the nightcap as an error extended a big inning for Washington, which won 5-3 to sweep the twinbill. Entering Saturday,...

Tampa Bay Rays' Brandon Lowe celebrates as he reaches home plate after hitting a home run as New York Mets catcher Wilson Ramos, left, watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 21, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Lowe homers, Rays inch past deGrom, Mets 2-1 despite 16 Ks

Sep. 22, 2020 12:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays are ready for a party — and mum on the details. “I’m not saying nothing," closer Nick Anderson said with a laugh. Shouldn't have to wait much longer to see what they have in store. Nate Lowe homered and scored both runs against NL Cy Young Award...

New York Mets starting pitcher Seth Lugo, left, jumps off the base after forcing out Toronto Blue Jays' Travis Shaw at third during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. The call was upheld after a Toronto challenge. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Bichette returns, Kirk debuts as Blue Jays beat Mets 3-2

Sep. 12, 2020 11:13 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Bo Bichette singled and scored in a successful return to the Toronto lineup and Alejandro Kirk also got a hit and scored in his big league debut Saturday night as the Blue Jays beat the New York Mets 3-2. Bichette, who missed 27 games with a right knee sprain, was activated from the...

Philadelphia Phillies' Jean Segura hits a two-run home run during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Segura bails out Phils' bullpen with HR in 10th to beat Mets

Sep. 7, 2020 5:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jean Segura has helped all over the Philadelphia Phillies infield this season. Might have the bullpen's biggest save now, too. “Jean has been special for us this year," manager Joe Girardi said. Segura hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning and drove in a career-best five runs,...

Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, front left, argues with umpire Roberto Ortiz, right, after Ortiz ejected Harper during the fifth inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Lugo lifts Mets over Phillies; Harper erupts after ejection

Sep. 5, 2020 11:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Since getting out of the bullpen, Seth Lugo has brought needed relief to the New York Mets' rotation. Lugo earned the first win by a Mets starter in more than three weeks, Phillies star Bryce Harper screamed in an umpire's face after being ejected for arguing over a foul ball, and New York...

New York Mets' Pete Alonso, center, and teammates celebrate after Alonso hit a two-run home run during the 10th inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Alonso HR in 10th lifts Mets over Yanks after Seaver tribute

Sep. 3, 2020 9:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit a two-run homer leading off the 10th inning Thursday night, lifting the New York Mets to a come-from-behind, 9-7 win over the Yankees in the final Subway Series game of the season between the teams. The Mets came back from deficits of 4-0 and 7-4 at Citi Field to earn a...

Miami Marlins' Garrett Cooper hits a solo home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Rojas gets key hit as Marlins beat deGrom, Mets 5-3

Aug. 31, 2020 6:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Miguel Rojas hit a tiebreaking RBI single during Miami’s four-run sixth inning against Jacob deGrom, and the Marlins beat the New York Mets 5-3 on Monday. Garrett Cooper and Brian Anderson homered for Miami, which had dropped four in a row prior to traveling to New York for the...

FILE - In this July 25, 2020, file photo, Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Trevor Rosenthal delivers in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in Cleveland. The San Diego Padres acquired Rosenthal in a trade with the Royals on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, bolstering their bullpen for their pursuit of their first playoff appearance in 14 years. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

LEADING OFF: Pads upgrade 'pen, Mets-Yanks play 2 again

Aug. 29, 2020 7:46 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the major leagues Sunday: ___ CLOSING THE DEAL Trevor Rosenthal’s bounce-back season has put him in the middle of a playoff race. The San Diego Padres acquired the reliever from Kansas City on Saturday for outfielder Edward Olivares and a player to be named. The Padres,...

New York Yankees' Clint Frazier, left, scores the game-winning run on a wild pitch by New York Mets relief pitcher Dellin Betances, right, to close the ninth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, in New York. The Yankees won 2-1. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Yankees edge Mets 2-1 to avert longest slide in 25 years

Aug. 29, 2020 6:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The last time the New York Yankees lost eight in a row, it was a different millennium. One game a day suited them much better Saturday. Clint Frazier scored the winning run on Dellin Betances' wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Yankees averted their longest losing streak...

New York Mets' Dominic Smith celebrates after hitting a go-ahead solo home run off New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green in the sixth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Mets' Smith follows plea with HR; Rosario gets road walkoff

Aug. 29, 2020 12:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Dominic Smith wept on Wednesday night, disheartened and drained by another long 24 hours as a Black man in America. A day later, he said he felt uplifted after teammates joined him in a memorable protest. Back in his comfort zone Friday night, the New York Mets outfielder took a starring...