Nine long years. Nine years of heartbreak, of bad baseball, and of waiting. Finally, Mets fans, the day is here. Your 2015 New York Mets are the champions of the National League East! This 2015 season has been a wild ride to say the least. From the offseason shortstop dilemma, to the return of Matt Harvey, through the eleven game win streak, and the David Wright and Travis d'Arnaud injuries. There were the incredible offensive struggles of June and July, the non-trade for Carlos Gomez, the tears of Wilmer Flores, coinciding with the late July trades for Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson, Tyler Clippard, and Yoenis Cespedes. Those led to the incredible months of August and September, the sweeps of the Nationals, and today's big victory. It took a long time, there was a lot of heartache, a lot of losing, a lot of suspense, and a lot of gnashing of teeth.
Guess what? We made it. The New York Mets are going to the playoffs. Enjoy it, have fun, and get ready for a wild ride into October.
2015 New York Mets: National League East Champions!