Mets considering strategy that may delay Jacob deGrom until NLDS

The Mets are planning to start Max Scherzer in Game 1 of their wild-card series against the Padres and – in their best scenario – are contemplating a strategy to not use Jacob deGrom at all in the …

NL East race: Braves power up to beat Max Scherzer and the Mets, take division lead

With just four games left on the schedule -- including one last head-to-head battle -- the Braves have taken a one-game lead over the Mets in the hotly contested NL East race. Saturday was the...

Max Scherzer Gets Win No. 200 as Mets Clinch Postseason Berth

After achieving a suddenly rare milestone, Max Scherzer focused on the bigger picture: The Mets qualified for the postseason for the first time since 2016.

Max Scherzer throws 6 perfect innings as Mets clinch playoff spot

MILWAUKEE -- About two hours after being named Mets general manager last November, Billy Eppler placed a call to Scott Boras. Unwilling to waste any time as he looked to fortify the Mets under...

Today in History: September 12, Steve Biko dies in custody

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2022. There are 110 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 12, 1977, South African Black student leader and...

Mets lose Taijuan Walker, fall to Braves as NL East lead shrinks

At least the Mets have got Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom aligned for the next two nights. Right?

Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer and Edwin Diaz star in preview of the Mets' big-budget plan for an October hit

No other team can boast a trio of pitchers like the Mets — if Jacob deGrom can stay healthy.

Mets make statement with Subway Series sweep and Yankees react with big trade

Happy Thursday, all. Let's get right to it.Good morning to everyone but especially to...THE NEW YORK METS...For the first time ever, the Subway Series between the Mets and the Yankees featured...

Mets sweep Yankees with walk-off win after Max Scherzer dominates

The Mets won their third straight and extended their NL East lead on the Braves to three games.

Scott Boras eyeing Max Scherzer, Alex Rodriguez-esque salary for Juan Soto

The Nats did put out a big overall number but disregarded one other number Soto’s camp thought was important.

The Margin: On Bobby Bonilla Day, here are other retired baseball players who receive huge deferred payments annually

Bobby Bonilla was originally owed $5.9 million from the Mets in 2000, but the new deal pays him over $1 million annually, plus an additional 8% interest, according to ESPN. Then-Mets owner Fred...

Mets' Jacob deGrom on the brink of first rehab start

Max Scherzer is done rehabbing and Jacob deGrom may be about to begin.

Mets' Max Scherzer bitten by his dog on throwing hand

Max Scherzer has a new injury to mend, but likely not one that will cost him additional time on the injured list.

Max Scherzer has oblique injury and dealing with blisters

Already without Jacob deGrom, the first-place Mets also will be without co-ace Max Scherzer for a significant period of time.

New York Mets' Max Scherzer pulls himself from start with left side discomfort

Mets ace Max Scherzer removed himself from his start Wednesday night with left side discomfort, and he will have an MRI on Thursday.

MLB weekend recap: Bryce Harper celebrates Mother's Day in style; Red Sox's losing streak hits five

Harper and the Phillies handed Max Scherzer a rare loss on Sunday

Max Scherzer Leads Mets to Double-Header Sweep

The Mets won both games of a doubleheader against San Francisco, and Max Scherzer’s decision to pitch the second game was all about teamwork.

Here's what Max Scherzer said after his brilliant home debut that has Mets fans excited

Max Scherzer was dialed into mid-season form as he sent down 17 of the first 18 batters without a hit on Tuesday against the Giants at Citi Field.

Max Scherzer day-to-day with hamstring tightness as New York Mets' rotation takes another hit

Mets right-hander Max Scherzer is dealing with hamstring tightness, saying he isn't sure whether he will be ready to pitch when the regular season starts next week.

Mets' Max Scherzer scratched from start with injury putting Opening Day in doubt

Max Scherzer’s bothersome right hamstring scratched him from a final start in spring training Saturday, leaving further questions about the rotation as the Mets prepare to break camp.

Max Scherzer celebrated after lockout ended: 'I drank a lot'

Max Scherzer celebrated with a cocktail — or several — after the new collective bargaining agreement was finalized last week.

MLB free-agent tracker: Carlos Correa, Kris Bryant, Freddie Freeman unsigned with post-lockout frenzy brewing

Major League Baseball's 2021-22 offseason saw a free agency surge ahead of the work stoppage. Multiple big-name free agents inked deals in the days leading up to the MLB lockout, which went into...

2022 MLB Lockout: MLB, MLBPA meeting ends after five hours

Major League Baseball and the MLBPA met again Monday to begin a critical week of negotiations as the start of the 2021 regular season hangs in the balance. Monday’s meeting took place in Jupiter,...

How Mets responded to report that Max Scherzer wanted Buck Showalter

The Mets introduced Buck Showalter, a former Yankees manager, to the media Tuesday. They announced his hiring Monday.

MLB rumors: Live updates from free-agent frenzy as Javier Báez, Corey Seager, Max Scherzer find new homes

What about Correa?— Ken Rosenthal November 30, 2021 MLB rumors: Live updates from free-agent frenzy as Javier Báez, Corey Seager, Max Scherzer find new homes The...

Mets' Max Scherzer deal a weird one, but stands to be celebrated later

The upside stands as sky-high not only because of who Max Scherzer still can be on the mound, but also because of who he remains in the clubhouse.

MLB rumors: Live updates from free-agent frenzy as Corey Seager, Max Scherzer, Robbie Ray find new homes

Right-handed reliever Daniel Hudson and the Los Angeles Dodgers are nearing an agreement on a one-year deal, sources tell ESPN. When completed, it’s expected to be for around $7 million.— Jeff...

MLB rumors: Live updates from free-agent frenzy as Max Scherzer, Robbie Ray sign; deal for Corey Seager soon?

#Rangers and Corey Seager are in agreement, source confirms @JeffPassan report. @MLB @MLBNetwork— Jon Morosi November 29, 2021 MLB rumors: Live updates from free-agent frenzy as Max Scherzer,...

Max Scherzer and the Mets Agree on Massive Three-Year Deal

Showing off the team’s deep pockets, the Mets agreed to give Scherzer, a 37-year-old right-handed pitcher, a three-year contract that pays him $43.3 million a season.

Max Scherzer set for New York Mets in MLB record $43m-a-year contract

Eight-time All-Star Max Scherzer is nearing a $130m, three-year contract with the New York Mets, according to multiple reports

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