A look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: — HARVEY DAY The New York Mets are taking Harvey Day over the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge to Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. All-Star ace Matt Harvey, nursing a sore ankle, tries to put the Mets back in the win column after the Yankees ended their 11-game winning streak Friday night in the Subway Series opener. ”A little tape is not going to keep him from pitching the way he can pitch,” Mets manager Terry Collins said.

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Mark Teixeira hit a pair of two-run homers and Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into the eighth inning to help the New York Yankees end the crosstown rival Mets’ 11-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Friday night in the Subway Series opener. Jacoby Ellsbury also connected off Jacob deGrom (2-2) for a third home run to the short right field in the Bronx as the Yankees ended a four-game home skid to the Mets. Pineda (3-0) allowed five hits and a run in 7 2-3 innings in his longest outing with the Yankees, who won for the seventh time in eight games. The NL East-leading Mets lost in their first game this season against a team outside the division.

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The Mets have won 11 straight games and believe they’ve built a foundation for long-term success as they open the Subway Series.

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A look at what’s happening all around the major leagues Friday: — FAST TRACK Jacob deGrom and the surprising New York Mets try to set a franchise record with their 12th straight victory – they can do it with a win at Yankee Stadium in the Subway Series opener. Coming off a 10-0 homestand, the Mets have the top mark in the majors at 13-3. Michael Pineda starts for the Yankees, who have won six of seven. TRYING AGAIN Jon Lester makes his fourth start for the Cubs, still looking for his first win with them.

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A look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: — READY FOR A RECORD The New York Mets will try to tie the team record of 11 straight wins. Bartolo Colon starts against Atlanta as the Mets attempt to match the club mark done four times, most recently in 1990. New York is 9-0 at Citi Field this year. COOL DOWN Young Royals ace Yordano Ventura will try to keep his composure when he starts in Chicago vs. the White Sox.

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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:

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Catcher Kevin Plawecki made an impressive big league debut, contributing with his bat and glove as the banged-up New York Mets won their ninth straight game by beating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 Tuesday night. The Mets extended their longest winning streak since a 10-game run in 2008. Curtis Granderson drove in four runs and Jonathon Niese (2-0) pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, helping the Mets stretch the best home start in club history to 8-0 at Citi Field. A highly regarded prospect, Plawecki got two hits, scored twice and threw out a runner trying to advance on a ball in the dirt.

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Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud will be out more than three weeks and left-handed reliever Jerry Blevins will miss more than six weeks after both were injured in the seventh inning of a 7-6 win over Miami. Blevins will be in a splint for six weeks after a line drive fractured his throwing arm.

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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Tuesday:

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