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2017 Schedule
8-11, 4th in NL East

ESPN Staff  

OF Yoenis Cespedes is back in the Mets' lineup on Tuesday after missing the last three games with a hamstring injury.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Buenas noticias para los Mets: Yoenis Céspedes de vuelta en la alineación

Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports
1dEric Karabell

Time to add Amed Rosario in fantasy?

When will the Mets call up Rosario? Which other prospects are worth a look? Eric Karabell checks in on them and looks at Monday's game action.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Nationals 2B Daniel Murphy is the first player to hit a grand slam against the Mets after formerly playing for them since Melvin Mora of the 2010 Rockies.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Ryan Zimmerman's revamped swing continues to do big damage. After teammate Daniel Murphy suggested he needed to work on changing his launch angle -- Zimmerman hit the ball hard last season, but too often on the ground -- the Nationals' first baseman is hitting .387 and just belted his sixth home run to give the Nats a 6-3 lead in the eighth.

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Mets' Cespedes still out with hamstring injury

Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes was held out of New York's lineup for the third straight game on Sunday as he continues to nurse a left hamstring injury.

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

Daniel Murphy played 903 regular season games for the Mets. He's now hit more grand slams against the Mets (1) than he hit for them (zilch)

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

How much does Daniel Murphy like hitting against his former team? After his first-inning grand slam, he was hitting .400 with eight home runs and 25 RBIs in 22 games against the Mets.

Guillermo Celis ESPN 

Trea Turner firmando autógrafos hasta a los pequeños fans de los Mets.

Guillermo Celis ESPN 

Día libre como receptor. El boricua René Rivera practica en la 3B.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Max Scherzer will take the mound for the Nationals on Sunday (8 p.m. ET on ESPN/WatchESPN), and Zack Wheeler will do so for the Mets. Scherzer is undefeated in his last 13 starts vs. NL East opponents, while Wheeler has six career losses against the Nationals.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Jacob deGrom is the 5th pitcher in Mets history to strike out 10 and walk 6 in the same game, joining Nolan Ryan (5x), Tom Seaver, Dwight Gooden and Johan Santana.

Mark Simon ESPN Staff 

Both teams brought a B lineup, but Bryce Harper brought his 'A' game with a homer and double, as the Nationals won the first of 19. meetings with the injury-depleted Mets, 4-3 in 11 innings. Harper is now hitting .407 with 7 HR and 20 RBIs this season. He has 5 HR in his last 5 games.

Mark Simon ESPN Staff 

Trea Turner's first walk in 20 plate appearances in 2017 gives Nationals 11th-inning lead. It was his first plate appearance since April 8.

Mark Simon ESPN Staff 

Curtis Granderson's HR is his first since last September 25 against the Phillies. It gave him his 2nd multi-hit game of the season, his first since April 7 against the Marlins.

Mark Simon ESPN Staff 

A couple of balls that weren't perfectly played by Daniel Murphy and Bryce Harper allow the Mets to tie the game in the 4th inning. Curtis Granderson snaps an 0-for-16 slump with an RBI single.

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.506th
Quality Starts11Tied-5th
WHIP1.2310th
BAA.23510th
Runs7918th
Batting Average.21029th
On Base Percentage.28827th
Slugging Percentage.38020th

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