Having five full days off between clinching the NL Pennant and the start of the World Series provided the New York Mets with the luxury of setting
The Dark Knight gets the nod for Game 1 of the World Series against the Royals. (Arturo Pardavila III:flickr)
Last summer Michael Conforto was not starring in Queens for the New York Mets, but rather just south down in Brooklyn for the Cyclones.
Conforto went from Brooklyn to Queens in a matter of a year. (slgckgc/flickr)
2015 was supposed to be the Washington Nationals’ year.
The Mets will continue their quest for a World Series on Tuesday. (Keith Allison: Flickr)
It’s hard to make a World Series.
It has been a long year for Terry Collins, but his Mets are going to the World Series. (Keith Allison/flickr)
During the 2015 regular season, the New York Mets stole just 51 bases as a team.
The Mets base running has been a key to their success thus far in the NLCS. (slgckgc: Flickr)
The Chicago Cubs find themselves one loss away from winter, but despite that they will stick to their original plan and start Jason Hammel in game
Jason Hammel and the Cubs hope to avoid an NLCS sweep at the hands of the Mets tonight. (Ron Cogswell: Flickr)
Roughly nine miles south of Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois, where the New York Mets and Chicago Cubs will meet for game three of the NLCS Tuesd
New York's leadoff hitter, and most consistent hitter, takes on the Cubs in his home city. (Flickr : Keith Allison)
The numbers from Jake Arrieta's 2015 season speak for themselves, a 22-6 record, 1.77 ERA, 0.865 WHIP and 236 strikeouts.
Jake Arrieta has seemingly lost his histoical 2nd half form. (Flickr : Al Case)