New York Mets defeat New York Yankees, 5-3

For one day, at least, the talk around the Mets won't solely be about manager-in-jeopardy Jerry Manuel, the latest twist in the dustup with John Maine, David Wright's whiff-a-thon or the team's sputtering offense.

Met hitters - even Wright - broke out Saturday night in a 5-3 victory over the Yankees in the second game of the first go-round of the Subway Series at Citi Field. Wright, who entered the game in a 4-for-33 slump, had two RBI singles. Jason Bay was 4-for-4 wit...

Mike Pelfrey went fastball and split finger all over the Yankees Saturday night, then anointed himself king of Citi Field. If we weren't paying attention to the young righthander before this notable 5-3 victory by the Mets, then he wants us to begin noticing right about now.

"When I show up at the park the days I pitch, I expect to win," Pelfrey announced. "I want everyone else to think the same thing. On the days that (Johan) Santana pitches, everyone gets excited abou...

For one day, at least, the talk around the Mets won't solely be about manager-in-jeopardy Jerry Manuel, the latest twist in the dustup with John Maine, David Wright's whiff-a-thon or the team's sputtering offense.

Met hitters - even Wright - broke out Saturday night in a 5-3 victory over the Yankees in the second game of the first go-round of the Subway Series at Citi Field. Wright, who entered the game in a 4-for-33 slump, had two RBI singles. Jason Bay was 4-for-4 wit...