Edwin Diaz

Do the Mets' expensive flops make it less likely they'll re-sign Pete Alonso?

If Cohen could wave a magic wand to make those six players disappear without future financial obligations, would he?

Mets reliever steps in for struggling Edwin Diaz for two-inning save

Reed Garrett pitched a scoreless eighth inning to protect a one-run lead and returned for the ninth after the Mets added insurance. He was credited with a two-inning save in...

Why Edwin Diaz was upbeat and with reason for hope after frustrating Mets meltdown

But Sunday seemed like a new day and in a conversation with The Post’s Jon Heyman, his tone sounded much more optimistic after a bullpen session that came with hope...

Mets have serious issues beyond Edwin Diaz's closer status

Their pen situation is far from a disaster thanks to solid backup plans. But ultimately though, the Mets all know they need Edwin Diaz to be right to have a...

Mets need to move Edwin Diaz out of closer role until he gets untracked

The Mets have an Edwin Diaz problem, and they have no choice but to remove the man out of his customary closer role, at least for today.

Edwin Diaz implodes in ninth again as Mets lose heartbreaker to Marlins

The Mets have one giant Edwin Diaz headache.

Mets not concerned as Edwin Diaz's late-game struggles fester: 'Nothing wrong'

It’s hardly been the Diaz who electrified baseball in 2022 with an all-time great season for a closer, which earned him a five-year contract worth $102 million.

Edwin Diaz blows another save for Mets but won't use this as an excuse

It took 17 games this season for Mets closer Edwin Diaz to allow his ninth run and blow his third save, a far cry from his magical 2022 season.

Mets grind out tough 11-inning win over Phillies

The Mets, in a sense, completed a circle in their four games this week against the Phillies.

Carlos Mendoza reassured Mets in meeting with slumping team: 'Stay the course'

Mendoza tried to downplay the significance of the address, saying he speaks regularly with players in small groups or during the hitters’ and pitchers’ meetings.

Edwin Diaz, Mets implode as Phillies take extra-innings win

For eight innings, the Mets pitched, hit and fielded smoothly. Innings nine and 10 were chaotic, darkly comedic and ultimately costly.

Former top Mets prospect set for Citi Field debut -- with rival Braves

The Mets’ first-round pick in 2018, and sixth pick overall, was back at the ballpark in Queens with the Braves on Friday for the first time since he was a...

Mets ace to throw another bullpen session before decision on next step

Kodai Senga will throw a bullpen session before a decision is reached on his next step.

Edwin Diaz blows save as Mets lose to Rays in extras for gut-wrenching sweep

An odd game that featured some of everything finished with a suitable stunner.

The secret to Mets' early-season success

Day after day, the surging Mets are continuing to make it feel like it’s a long way from the travesty that was 2023.

Why Edwin Diaz hasn't quite been the same and why the Mets aren't worried

Edwin Diaz’s four-seam fastball this season is averaging 96.6 mph, a number that most pitchers would celebrate.

Mets have found an unexpected unhittable reliever

Through about three weeks of the season, the Mets predictably own a reliever who has been as unhittable as anyone in baseball.

Mets closer looks dominant again after saves on back-to-back days

Edwin Diaz couldn’t have scripted a better start to his post-injury season.

Mets escape with win over Reds despite offense's continued ineptitude

The Mets’ bats remain as cold as the early April weather, which means they needed to play nearly flawlessly in all other phases of the game to win.

Six things to consider in weighing Mets' brutal and gloomy start

The longer the Mets have to wait to play again, the more they become a football team whose brutal Sunday performance gets dissected for several days.