The Mets (59-56, 8.5 GB in NL East, 0.5 GB of second Wild Card) are off on Thursday before opening a huge three-game series against the Nationals on Friday night at Citi Field at 7:10 p.m. on SNY.
Here's what happened on Wednesday, in case you missed it...
The Mets stayed hot while sweeping the Marlins. And after the Phillies lost, New York woke up on Thursday just a half game out of the second Wild Card spot in the National League >> Read more
After the game, Pete Alonso said the Mets could ride this streak all the way to the NL East title >> Read more
Nationals ace Max Scherzer will miss this weekend's series against the Mets and could be out a while longer >> Read more
Meanwhile, Todd Frazier is not surprised by the Mets' turnaround >> Read more
With Dilson Herrera, Joe Panik, and Luis Guillorme among options, analyzing how the Mets should handle second base with Robinson Cano out >> Read more
MLB scouts weighed in on where the Mets' starting rotation ranks >> Read more
Jeff McNeil stopped by for the latest Rain Delay Theater podcast. Click below to listen...