Caratini Homers Twice Off DeGrom, Cubs Sweep MetsVictor Caratini homered twice off Mets ace Jacob deGrom, including a tiebreaking, three-run drive in the seventh inning that powered the Chicago Cubs past New York Thursday night for a three-game sweep.
Schwarber, Castellanos, Happ All Hit Homers Against Syndergaard As Cubs Top Mets AgainKyle Schwarber hit one of Chicago's three homers against a stunned Noah Syndergaard, and the Cubs built an early nine-run lead before closer Craig Kimbrel held off the New York Mets in the ninth inning for a victory Wednesday night.
8 Great Innings For Darvish, 2-Run Homers For Baez, Russell As Cubs Top Mets In QueensThe Chicago Cubs topped the New York Mets Tuesday night to take the opener of a pivotal three-game series in the National League wild-card race.
Mets Complete Sweep Of White Sox With 4-0 WinChicago has dropped eight of nine and is 4-16 since the All-Star break.
Mets Score 3 In 9th, White Sox LoseTodd Frazier hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning, Michael Conforto added a two-run single and the New York Mets beat the Chicago White Sox Wednesday night for their season-best sixth straight victory.
Syndergaard Strikes Out 11, As Mets Beat White Sox 5-2 In 11 InningsChicago starter Reynaldo López allowed two runs and six hits in 5 1/3 innings. The White Sox have lost six of seven. They were 41-42 before play on July 4 but are 5-16 since.
Baseball Report: Cubs, Braves, Astros Each Get 7 MLB All-Star FinalistsThe MLB All-Star voting process moves from the Primary to the Starters Election, which is scheduled to begin Wednesday.
Alzolay's Strong Debut, 6-Run 3rd Lead Cubs Over Mets 7-4Whether rookie Adbert Alzolay stays in the majors for the remainder of the season is a question for another day. The 24-year-old from Venezuela showed he belongs Thursday night.
Mets Pound Cubs 10-3Ian Happ hit an RBI single for Chicago in the second, but the Mets scored four in the seventh to make it 8-1.
Zobrist Hits RBI Single In 11th Of Suspended Game, Cubs Beat Mets 2-1The Chicago Cubs keep rolling along, whether they're running away with lopsided victories or squeezing out tight ones like this.
Mets-Cubs Game Suspended Until Wed. At 1-1 In 10th InningAn anticipated showdown between Jacob deGrom and Cole Hamels will be decided without them — and a day later, to boot.
The Baseball Report: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum Renovation Project VandalizedA cut water pipe led to flooding of two floors of the Buck O'Neil Research and Education Center, delaying the $4 million renovation project.
Cubs Shut Out Mets 2-0The Chicago Cubs blanked the New York Mets 2-0 Sunday, completing a four-game sweep and winning for the seventh time in eight games.
Cubs Strike Out 24 Times, But Beat Mets 7-1 In 14 InningsThe Cubs won for the sixth time in seven games, and moved a season-high nine games over .500.
Mets Are Wasting deGrom's Masterful SeasonIf the Mets want to salvage the season and make a true playoff run this year, they need to start by providing Jacob deGrom the run and bullpen support that the ace deserves.