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64-60, 3rd in NL East
Alonso sets rookie record with 40th homer (0:29)
Conforto hits tape-measure home run (0:19)

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Pete Alonso smashes his 40th home run -- a new National League record for rookies, breaking Cody Bellinger's mark set in 2017. Next up: Mark McGwire's 49 from 1987 and then Aaron Judge's record of 52, also set in 2017. He's also one away from tying the Mets' franchise record of 41, shared by Todd Hundley and Carlos Beltran.


Mets beat Royals 4-1 behind deGrom, Alonso

Jacob deGrom pitched seven sharp innings and Pete Alonso put the New York Mets ahead with a two-run single in a 4-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.

Alonso's shallow single scores 2 (0:24)

BBTN: Phillies, Bullpen Struggles, Jess Mendoza

Buster and Tim Kurkjian discuss league-wide bullpen struggles, Pete Alonso's versatility and if Bryce Harper's heroics last night will launch the turning point for him and the Phillies (12:14). Then, Jessica Mendoza provides the latest on the LLWS before previewing this weekend's Williamsport Classic (25:54). Plus, Scott Lauber of the Philadelphia Inquirer gives some "Inside Heat" on the Phillies and Charlie Manuel's impact on the team (40:52).


Alonso ties NL rookie mark for homers with 39th

Pete Alonso drove in six runs with five hits, including a three-run homer that helped lead to Julio Teheran's shortest career start, and the New York Mets held on in the ninth inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 10-8 on Thursday night.

AP Photo/Corey Sipkin

Alonso ties NL rookie mark for homers with 39th

Mets slugger Pete Alonso tied the NL rookie record for home runs with his 39th, matching the Dodgers' Cody Bellinger from the 2017 season. Alonso did it with a 451-foot, three-run blast off the Atlanta Braves' Julio Teheran.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Coming off three straight losses, Pete Alonso gives the Mets an early 3-0 lead with a three-run home run off Julio Teheran in the first inning, depositing a long home run in the pool beyond the center-field fence. With his 39th home run, Alonso also ties Cody Bellinger's National League record for a rookie, set in 2017.

AP Photo/John Bazemore

Mets place McNeil (hamstring) on IL, add Tejada

Mets All-Star second baseman Jeff McNeil was placed on the 10-day injured list Wednesday due to a mild left hamstring strain. The team called up Ruben Tejada from Triple-A to fill McNeil's spot.

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Mets' McNeil goes down with hamstring injury

Mets second baseman Jeff McNeil, who is vying for a batting title, had to be helped off the field in the ninth inning Tuesday night after he sustained a hamstring injury while trying to beat out a grounder in a loss to the Braves.

Should the Mets have made the trade for Cano and Diaz? (1:35)
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Nats hold off Mets to snap N.Y.'s 8-game streak

Asdrubal Cabrera hit a tiebreaking, two-run double against his former team and the Nationals bullpen finally locked down a lead in Flushing, lifting Washington over the streaking New York Mets 7-4 on Sunday.


Mets rally again, down Nats for 8th straight win

Luis Guillorme picked a perfect time for his first big league homer -- a tying shot leading off the eighth -- J.D. Davis added a go-ahead sacrifice fly, and the New York Mets worked their magic again, beating the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Saturday.

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Reports: Tebow done for season with cut hand

Tim Tebow, who had to get stitches after cutting his hand while fielding a ball in the outfield for Triple-A Syracuse on July 21, will not return for the Mets' affiliate this season, according to reports.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.40
Quality Starts62
Batting Average.258
On Base Percentage.329
Slugging Percentage.439