NEW YORK, NEW YORK - AUGUST 24: Francisco Lindor #12 and Javier Baez #23 of the New York Mets prepare for the start of the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants at Citi Field on August 24, 2021 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
August was a pitiful month for the New York Mets. There aren’t many other ways to put it. We’ve now arrived in September; the penultimate month of the 2021 season. All but three of the regular season games will take place this month which means we could be seeing the end unfold very quickly.