MLB power rankings: Mets bash Braves in NL East showdown while Yankees slump

The New York Mets received four of 5 in opposition to

the Atlanta Braves in a vital collection over the weekend, expanding

their NL East result in 6½ video games getting into Monday, the largest

Jacob deGrom returned after more than a year far from a big-league

mound and in two starts offevolved has given up 3 earned runs with 18 strikeouts to

handiest one walk. DeGrom appeared dominant in five

 innings Sunday against the Braves giving up one hit with 12 strikeouts to choose up

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Mets beginning pitchers had a 2.36 ERA in the final 25 games and have long

12-three for the reason that All-Star damage. New York (70-39) is tied for baseball's