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New York Yankees Beat New York Mets in Sloppy Subway Series Finale
April 26th, 2015 at 11:28 PM
Bronx-This edition of the Subway Series hasn't featured too many close games between the New York Mets and New York Yankees. The Yankees won in a 6-1 rout on Friday night, while the Mets cruised to an 8-2 win yesterday. The result today was a closer one, but the play...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at New York Yankees
April 26th, 2015 at 5:10 PM
The New York Mets (14-4) are about to get a taste of the national spotlight tonight. After splitting the first two games of the 2015 Subway Series with the New York Yankees (10-8), the series finale is going to hit prime time. ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball will be televising the...

Matt Harvey Dominates as New York Mets Even Subway Series
April 25th, 2015 at 7:34 PM
Bronx-The most hyped player coming into this edition of the Subway Series was easily New York Mets' starting pitcher Matt Harvey. Harvey, who has embraced the moniker of "The Dark Knight of Gotham", was set to make his first appearance at Yankee Stadium this afternoon. The New York Yankees had...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at New York Yankees
April 25th, 2015 at 1:48 PM
The New York Mets (13-4) saw their 11 game winning streak come to an end last night in a 6-1 loss to the New York Yankees (10-7). Jacob deGrom struggled for the Mets, surrendering three home runs and watching his ERA rise over two full runs as a result. The...

New York Yankees Snap New York Mets’ Winning Streak
April 24th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
New York-All good things must come to an end. While the New York Mets and their fans wanted their 11 game winning streak to go on at least through this weekend, it simply wasn't meant to be. Jacob deGrom (L, 2-2) had an off night, surrendering three homers. Two of...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at New York Yankees
April 24th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
The New York Mets (13-3) have a chance to make some history tonight. After sweeping a 10 game home stand, the Mets are currently riding an 11 game winning streak, tied for the longest streak in franchise history. The Mets can break that mark tonight as they take a very...

New York Mets Riding High Heading into Subway Series
April 24th, 2015 at 7:03 AM
The New York Mets have stunned the baseball world in the early going. Coming into 2015, the Mets were making noise about how they were going to take back the city from the New York Yankees, who have dominated the headlines for the past two decades. Those claims were met...

Mets Complete Sweep of Braves with 6-3 Win, Streak Now at Eleven
April 23rd, 2015 at 6:20 PM
The New York Mets (13-3) completed a three-game sweep of the Atlanta Braves (8-7) Thursday afternoon with a 6-3 win at Citi Field. With the win, the Mets have now tied their franchise record for longest winning streak with eleven straight victories. ***PHOTO1*** Game Highlights The Amazins got off to a hot start,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 23rd, 2015 at 12:47 PM
The New York Mets (12-3) have taken full advantage of their 10 game home stand so far. All nine home games at Citi Field so far this season have resulted in Mets' victories. The Mets as a team have won 10 straight, and they have a chance to make some...

Dillon Gee Cleared Air with Terry Collins in Pre-Game Meeting
April 23rd, 2015 at 9:46 AM
Dillon Gee has been the subject of trade talks since last winter. The New York Mets essentially listened to any offer they could get for him, and Gee played the part of good soldier throughout the process. While it looked as if Gee received a rotation spot for good after...

New York Mets Rally for 10th Straight Victory
April 22nd, 2015 at 10:43 PM
New York-The New York Mets just keep finding ways to win. Winners of nine straight heading into tonight's contest with the Atlanta Braves, the Mets were looking to match their longest winning streak in seven years. While the Braves were in front early, the Mets rallied to tie the game...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 22nd, 2015 at 3:54 PM
The New York Mets (11-3) have gotten off to a very hot start, and it has helped them race out to the best record in the major leagues. The Mets are tied with the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals for the best record in baseball, and the hot start...

New York Mets Attendance up Significantly So Far
April 22nd, 2015 at 8:52 AM
If you've been to a game at Citi Field so far this season, you might have noticed the lines for food and the restrooms might be a little longer. The park has also looked much more full on television. The New York Mets have certainly helped the cause by winning...

New York Mets Run Winning Streak to Nine with 7-1 Victory
April 21st, 2015 at 10:42 PM
New York-The New York Mets have been on fire for the last week and a half. The Mets entered their contest with the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night riding their longest winning streak in five years. The Braves are the only team to win a series against the Mets so...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 21st, 2015 at 5:23 PM
The New York Mets (10-3) have won eight in a row, so it might seem odd that they have some questions to answer. That comes as the result of injury, and the Mets suffered two key ones on Sunday when they lost Travis d'Arnaud (fractured finger) and Jerry Blevins (fractured...

Mets 101 Bio Blast: Hansel Robles
April 21st, 2015 at 11:06 AM
When Jerry Blevins went down with a forearm injury Sunday, the New York Mets knew they would need to add an arm to their bullpen. The top lefty in their system, Jack Leathersich, has pitched well to start the season. With two other lefties in the bullpen, however, the Mets...

New York Mets Receive Injury Updates on Several Players
April 20th, 2015 at 5:13 PM
The New York Mets knew they would be without Jerry Blevins and Travis d'Arnaud for a while. After the two players visited the Manhattan Hospital for Special Surgery today, the Mets now have an initial timetable for how long they will be out. They also received the MRI results for...

New York Mets Need to Withstand Adversity and Build on Fast Start
April 20th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
The New York Mets are off to one of their best starts in franchise history. After two weeks of play, the Mets find themselves atop the National League East with a 10-3 record. That mark puts them 1.5 games ahead of the Atlanta Braves, who are coming to town this...

New York Mets Will Add Kevin Plawecki and Hansel Robles to Roster
April 19th, 2015 at 5:47 PM
With Jerry Blevins and Travis d'Arnaud staring at extended absences, the New York Mets already have chosen the first fill ins. After their win over the Miami Marlins, Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson spoke to reporters and revealed that Kevin Plawecki and Hansel Robles will be added to the roster...

New York Mets Win Eighth Straight, but Lose Two Key Players in Process
April 19th, 2015 at 4:48 PM
New York-The mood of the entire afternoon at Citi Field turned from euphoric to concern in the span of 20 minutes. The New York Mets had jumped out to a 7-1 lead over the Miami Marlins in the early going, but Matt Harvey got into some trouble in the seventh....