Matz deals season-high 6 IP but Mets bats fall flat

The Mets didn’t want to see Steven Matz unravel at the sight of a little adversity or a big traffic jam on the bases against the Rockies on Saturday night at Citi Field, like he did against the Cardinals in St. Louis during his previous start.

“His stuff is there,” manager Mickey Callaway said before the Mets’ 2-0 loss to the Rockies. “He can be an elite left-handed pitcher if he has the right mentality and can overcome things that happen during a game and just continue to do the small things that he has to do to pitch well.” Read More