Jay Bruce will provide more than a hot bat when the Mets host the NL wild card on Wednesday.
Jay Bruce and Robert Gsellman made scoreboard-watching irrelevant for the New York Mets.
The New York Mets clinched a playoff spot Saturday, beating the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-3, to secure the top National League wild card, while the St. Louis Cardinals remained alive for the final spot in the NL with another win over...
Their victory over the Phillies also ensured that they will host a wild-card game on Wednesday at Citi Field against the Cardinals or the Giants.
It was not exactly how they sketched it out back in spring training, but the Mets eventually got to their goal Saturday.