The Mets (39-48, 12 GB in NL East, 6.0 GB of second Wild Card) get the Fourth of July off before they start a three-game series with the Phillies before the All-Star break.
Here's what happened on Wednesday in case you missed it...
After allowing two runs in the first, Jason Vargas was strong. However, the Yankees didn't let up in a 5-1 loss to even the two-game Subway Series set at Citi Field. >> Read more
Steven Matz pitched out of the bullpen for the first time in his MLB career last night, and he noted afterward that he is open to anything he can do to help the Mets collect wins. >> Read More
The name getting thrown around as the trade deadline approaches is Zack Wheeler for the Mets. But should they shift their focus to WIlson Ramos instead? >> Read More
Pete Alonso has his competitor in the first round of the Home Run Derby, and it's safe to say the crowd won't be on his side. >> Read More
And speaking of Alonso, he was named the Rookie of the Month for the second time this season after an incredible June. >> Read More
Here's even more on Alonso: Scouts have compared him to Aaron Judge, and some would actually choose the rookie over the Yankees' slugger. >> Read More
Mickey Callaway provided an update on Jed Lowrie before yesterday's game, and he still isn't close to returning to the bigs. >> Read More
Check out the latest edition of "This or That" with All-Star Jeff McNeil. >> WATCH