Even with a 10-10 record, the New York Mets' 2014 season outlook looks far from hopeful.
In Dave Cameron's April 21st piece on Fangraphs regarding wOBA differential, he calculates the Mets to own the third-worst wOBA run differential—at minus-0.050—in the major leagues.
But while the Mets have seemingly been holding their ground in the competitive National League East, the team also boasts a variety of alarming statistics that must improve in the near future.
For instance, big offseason acquisition Curtis Granderson has failed to be the middle-of-the-order hitter the Mets thought they'd be receiving. In addition to a pathetic park-adjusted 28 OPS+, Granderson has also struck out 30.3 percent of the time.
Read on to see all five alarming New York Mets statistics so far in 2014.