Why is Bryce Harper getting a mental day off when the Nationals are facing the division-rival Mets? We question Dusty Baker in our Wednesday survey.
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New York Mets captain David Wright didn't agree with Matt Harvey's media blackout Tuesday after the struggling pitcher had another poor performance.
Checking in on the New York Mets' minor league affiliates.
Matz earning place in Mets history
Steven Matz is pitching his way into the Mets history books. His seven straight starts won with two ER or fewer ties for the Mets single-season best.
Opponents hitting Harvey in 2016
Opposing teams are having more batting success against Matt Harvey this season. Against Harvey's slider, the opponent batting average has jumped from .151 in 2015 to .372 this season.
A reunion of the Red Sox team that almost ended the "Curse of the Bambino" in 1986 gave fans in Fenway a chance to cheer that team's stars, including Wade Boggs, Roger Clemens and Bill Buckner.
On his way back from a hamstring strain, Wilmer Flores played a full game at first base for Double-A Binghamton and is eyeing a weekend return.
New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia has converted 32 straight regular-season saves.
In a Mets rotation full of big names and aces, the quietest member of the group, Steven Matz, has been performing the best.
Steven Matz is on lists with Noah Syndergaard, Clayton Kershaw, Jake Arrieta and Tom Seaver. Here's a look at his impressive run in 2016.
New York Mets starter Steven Matz pitched eight shutout innings on Wednesday, allowing just four hits and a walk while striking out seven Nationals.
Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer
VIDEO: Steven Matz discusses tossing eight scoreless innings in the Mets' 2-0 win against the Nats on Wednesday. Matz completed his outing by coaxing a groundout from pinch-hitter Bryce Harper after falling behind in the count, 2-0.
Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera never took the field against Washington on Wednesday due to back spasms.
Steven Matz pitched a career-high eight innings to win his seventh consecutive start and help the New York Mets defeat the Washington Nationals 2-0 on Wednesday.
Nationals beat writer Eddie Matz shares the same uncommon last name as Mets' lefty Steven Matz. Recently, the two Matzes met for a Tale of the Tape.
Lefty reliever Dario Alvarez, who was designated for assignment by the Mets on Monday, was claimed off waivers by the Braves on Wednesday.
T.J. Rivera is hitting .372 with Triple-A Las Vegas and is waiting patiently to show off his talents in the majors with the New York Mets.
Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer
VIDEO: Manager Terry Collins offers a lengthy explanation about why Matt Harvey will remain in the rotation. Harvey will face the Chicago White Sox on Monday at Citi Field.
Bryce Harper, batting a season-low .246 entering Wednesday, was out of starting lineup but later appeared as a pinch hitter, grounding out in the Nats' 2-0 loss to the Mets.
Buster Olney writes about the unwritten rules regarding a player talking to the media after a bad game and how two players handled that responsibility.
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