Collin McHugh finished off a strong August with a win, holding the Rangers to two runs over seven innings on Thursday.
Jason Castro's fifth inning grand slam was the deciding factor in Thursday's victory over the Rangers.
Bud Norris got a no-decision, allowing four runs over six innings, but the Orioles went on to a 5-4 win against the Rays on Thursday.
Jeremy Hellickson couldn't make it out of the fifth inning but got a no-decision, allowing four runs (three earned) in 4 1/3 innings as the Rays fell to the Orioles on Thursday.
Zach Britton retired the side in order in the ninth inning for his 29th save in Thursday's win over the Rays.
Steve Pearce walked and hit a solo home run in five plate appearances as the Orioles defeated the Rays on Thursday.
Evan Longoria clubbed a solo home run and later added a sacrifice fly over four at-bats in Thursday's loss to the Orioles.
Mets manager Terry Collins said Thursday that the club has "talked about" eventually moving Travis d'Arnaud to left field.
Adam Jones went 2-for-3 with a walk and a steal of home in Thursday's victory against the Rays.
Mets purchased the contract of 2B Dilson Herrera from Double-A Birmingham.
Mets placed 2B Daniel Murphy on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 25, with a right calf strain.
Jim Adduci is being evaluated for a possible concussion after leaving Thursday's game versus the Astros with a head injury.
Mike Minor earned his 6th win of the season after limiting the Mets to one run over seven innings as the Braves enjoyed a 6-1 victory on Thursday.
Jon Niese suffered his 10th loss of the season, allowing three runs over 7 1/3 innings as the Mets fell to the Braves on Thursday.
Yankees acquired LHP Josh Outman from the Indians in exchange for a player to be named later or cash.