Meet the Mets
Matt Harvey was suffering from dehydration and "weakness" during and after the game, and as a result, he did not travel with the team to Miami. He is expected to make his next start.
Mark Herrmann writes that it is Matt Harvey's time to shine as the Mets make their playoff push.
Daniel Murphy has been diagnosed with a "mild strain" of his quadriceps muscle. It is the same muscle that landed him on the disabled list earlier in the season.
Dario Alvarez will be rejoining the Mets today.
David Wright spoke glowingly of the atmosphere at Citi Field during the Mets run of success. He even compared it to the atmosphere during the 2006, 2007, and 2008 seasons.
Around the NL East
The Nationals put up 15 runs against the Braves and trimmed the idle Mets' division lead to six games. Jordan Zimmermann gave up just one run over six innings, while his counterpart Matt Wisler allowed seven over one-and-two-thirds innings. You can read recaps at Federal Baseball and Talking Chop.
The Phillies and Marlins were both off yesterday.
Andrew McCutchen is dealing with "Achilles tightness." Because of it, he was forced out of last night's game.
Tim Lincecum has been shut down for the remainder of the season. This comes after he suffered a setback while trying to recover from a hip injury.
At Grantland, Michael Baumann wrote about Paul Goldschmidt and how he defied the defensive spectrum.