This Mets run is getting ridiculous


The Mets wanted to see how they would fare against better competition after resurrecting their season versus lowly opponents.They got a pretty good answer Friday night, with one of their most dramatic victories of the season.

With the Mets trailing by three runs entering the bottom of the ninth, Todd Frazier tied it with a three-run home run and Michael Conforto won it with a long single for a 7-6 comeback win over the Nationals.

“I just happened to be the guy up last,’’ Conforto said of his late-game heroics. The win keeps them a half-game out of the second wild-card spot and moves them to 1¹/₂ games behind Washington for the first slot.That’s what happens when you win 14 times in 15 games, which is the Mets’ best stretch over that span since 1990.

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