Jacob deGrom improved to 7-6 on the year after giving up an unearned run over six innings in Friday's 4-1 win over the Phillies.
Jenrry Mejia tossed a scoreless ninth inning Friday against the Phillies for his 20th save of the season.
Travis d'Arnaud went 1-for-4 with an RBI single Friday against the Phillies.
Dilson Herrera went 0-for-3 with a strikeout in his major league debut Friday against the Phillies.
Mets manager Terry Collins said Friday that Daniel Murphy (calf) is "looking at quite a lengthy DL stint."
Mets manager Terry Collins said Thursday that the club has "talked about" eventually moving Travis d'Arnaud to left field.
Mets purchased the contract of 2B Dilson Herrera from Double-A Binghamton.
Mets placed 2B Daniel Murphy on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 25, with a right calf strain.
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.
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson indicated Thursday that Bartolo Colon is unlikely to be traded.
Daniel Murphy will undergo an MRI on his ailing right calf.
Mets activated RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka from the 15-day disabled list.
Mets placed RHP Vic Black on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 24, with a herniated disk in his neck.
Juan Lagares will hit leadoff Thursday against the Braves.
David Wright (neck) is back in Thursday's lineup against the Braves.