Jon Niese and the Mets' bullpen were hit hard as they lost to the Diamondbacks on Wednesday nigiht at Chase Field.
Zack Wheeler's elbow is structurally sound but he'll be shut down for two weeks due to a flexor strain >> Read more
Yoenis Cespedes played six innings in left field while rehabbing for High-A St. Lucie and said he's ready to be activated from the DL on Friday >> Read more
Asdrubal Cabrera also played six innings for St. Lucie and is a day behind Cespedes, according to assistant GM John Ricco >> Read more
What's on tap for Thursday, Aug. 18
The Mets open a four-game series with the Giants in San Francisco.
Jacob deGrom (2.30 ERA, 1.05 WHIP) faces Madison Bumgarner (2.11 ERA, 1.00 WHIP) at 10:15 p.m. ET.
For every Mets home run hit at Citi Field® this season, Citi will show their appreciation to No Kid Hungry with a $2,000 donation to help fight childhood hunger. Every dollar donated provides 10 healthy meals.
To see this season's grand total to date, visit mets.com/citi.