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Nationals jump on Pirates, clinch NL East crown

Nationals jump on Pirates, clinch NL East crown

MLB.com Updated 47 minutes ago
What felt inevitable all spring and summer became official Saturday night. For the third time in five years, the Nationals are National League East champions. The Nats officially clinched the division title and punched their postseason ticket with a 6-1…
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  • Nationals jump on Pirates, clinch postseason spot

    Nationals jump on Pirates, clinch postseason spot

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    What felt inevitable all spring and summer had to wait a little longer Saturday night. With a magic number of two, the Nationals needed a win and a Mets loss to become National League East champions for the third time in five years. The Nats took care o…
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  • Syndergaard feels better, may start vs. Miami

    Syndergaard feels better, may start vs. Miami

    Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard will not make his scheduled start Saturday due to strep throat. Left-hander Sean Gilmartin will start in his place.
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  • Beyond the Stats, Asdrubal Cabrera Is a Met Admired

    Beyond the Stats, Asdrubal Cabrera Is a Met Admired

    nytimes.com 10 hours ago
    While battling the effects of an aching knee, Cabrera has hit .364 with nine home runs and 22 R.B.I. since returning from the disabled list on Aug. 19.
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  • Padres pull away, drop Giants behind Mets

    Padres pull away, drop Giants behind Mets

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    While interested observers were dwelling on the San Francisco Giants' faulty relief pitching, their offense was starting to go bad. Now it's downright sour, as Friday night's 7-2 loss to the San Diego Padres demonstrated.
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  • Pirates delay Nats' party with walk-off in 11

    Pirates delay Nats' party with walk-off in 11

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    About an hour after the Mets put the Nats' division-clinching party on hold in New York, the Pirates kept Washington from officially punching its ticket to the postseason. The Bucs cracked Mark Melancon, their former closer, then little-used September c…
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  • Robles, Conforto, Mets Top Phils, Stay Atop Wild-Card Race

    Robles, Conforto, Mets Top Phils, Stay Atop Wild-Card Race

    nytimes.com 24 hours ago
    Closer Jeurys Familia and setup man Addison Reed were out, even before the first pitch. Then starter Gabriel Ynoa got yanked after just two innings.
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  • Mets top Phils with rallies, hold top WC spot

    Mets top Phils with rallies, hold top WC spot

    MLB.com Sep 23 (yesterday)
    Mets manager Terry Collins may grumble at the notion of baseball's expanded rosters in September. But rules are rules, and Collins is doing his best to exploit them, hoping this everyone-plays brand of September baseball will help his club reach October…
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  • LEADING OFF: Cubs Go for Wrigley Record, Porcello Chases 22

    LEADING OFF: Cubs Go for Wrigley Record, Porcello Chases 22

    nytimes.com Sep 23 (yesterday)
    A look at what's happening all around the majors Saturday:
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  • What we learned: The Mets and Giants thrive on drama

    What we learned: The Mets and Giants thrive on drama

    ESPN.com yahoo.com nytimes.com Sep 23 (yesterday)
    What we learned: The Mets and Giants thrive on drama
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  • Giants edge Padres, maintain hold on WC spot

    Giants edge Padres, maintain hold on WC spot

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 23 (yesterday)
    The Giants were able to capitalize on their schedule Thursday, taking the series opener against the Padres, 2-1, to move one-half game ahead of the idle Cardinals and remain tied with the Mets in the National League Wild Card spots.
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  • Asdrubal Cabrera Flips The Everloving Shit Out Of His Bat After…

    Asdrubal Cabrera Flips The Everloving Shit Out Of His Bat After Huge Walk-Off Dinger

    deadspin.com Sep 23 (yesterday)
    After getting their walk-off snatched out of the sky last night , the Mets made damn sure this one was headed out of the ballpark. Asdrubal Cabrera did the knocking, and he followed it up with an explosive, two-hand heave of a bat flip.Read more...
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  • Video - Gee, Wheeler React To TJ Surgery News 01:51

    Gee, Wheeler React To TJ Surgery News

    Mar 17
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  • Video - Mets Fall To Red Sox 00:28

    Mets Fall To Red Sox

    Mar 16
    Matt Harvey allowed three hits over four scoreless innings for his second strong start following elbow surgery, but the Mets lost to the Red Sox 4-3.
  • Video - Matt Harvey Day, Part 2 03:41

    Matt Harvey Day, Part 2

    Mar 11
    Adam Rubin delivers Wednesday news from Mets camp, including Matt Harvey's second Grapefruit League outing and Dillon Gee getting acclimated to a relief role.
  • Video - Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' Win 00:37

    Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' Win

    Mar 6
    The Mets beat the Tigers 5-4 in Matt Harvey's return to the mound.