The Mets magic number is now at 8, meaning they win the division with any combination of Mets wins and Nationals losses equaling eight.
Tyler Clippard says his back is fine after it tightened up on him on Friday night, making him unavailable in the first Subway Series game. No MRI is scheduled.
Yoenis Cespedes told ESPN that he's going to be in the market for a six-year deal (or longer) once the season is over.
Could these be the last two months for Daniel Murphy in a Mets uniform?
What's on tap for Saturday, September 19
The Mets will play their middle game of their series against the Yankees starting at 1:10 at Citi Field.
Noah Syndergaard (8-6, 3.20 ERA) will face Michael Pineda (10-8, 4.25 ERA) as likely final Subway Series of the 2015 season continues.
For every Mets home run hit at Citi Field® this season, Citi will show their appreciation to an NYC community partner with a $2,000 donation. Visit mets.com/citi to see this season’s grand total to date.