This decade was great for the Yankees—winning two World Series—but not great for the Mets, only making the playoffs a couple of times.
In fact, in the first World Series of the decade, the two New York teams faced each other in the Subway Series. The Yankees won the series in five games with Derek Jeter named MVP.
In this decade, both New York teams had players that will forever be a part of the franchises' history such as Piazza, Jeter, and Rodriguez.
There will be a pitchers article in the near future.