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Mets Smash Phillies 7-0, Complete Sweep
May 27th, 2015 at 6:43 PM
The New York Mets (27-21) finished off a three game sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies (19-30) with a big 7-0 win Wednesday afternoon at Citi Field. The Mets homered four times in the contest, including two from Lucas Duda and one from starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard, who helped his own...

Flores Lifts Mets Over Phillies 5-4 in 10 Innings
May 27th, 2015 at 2:39 AM
The New York Mets (26-21) took the second game of their series with the Philadelphia Phillies (19-29) Tuesday night at Citi Field by a score of 5-4 in ten innings. In a game at first dominated by pitching, Wilmer Flores was the big story of the night, tying the game...

New York Mets Bounce Back with 6-3 Win Over Philadelphia Phillies
May 25th, 2015 at 5:28 PM
New York-After three disappointing days in Pittsburgh over the weekend, the New York Mets took out their frustrations on the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies have become the Mets' personal punching bags this season, and that trend continued today. The Mets (25-21) got six solid innings from Bartolo Colon (W, 7-3)...

Pittsburgh Pirates Sweep New York Mets with 9-1 Blowout
May 24th, 2015 at 5:35 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets had a really bad weekend in Pittsburgh. After dropping the first two games of their three game set with the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Mets came into today's contest hoping to salvage the series finale. That didn't happen as the Pirates (21-22) battered Jonathon Niese (L, 3-5)...

Pittsburgh Pirates Batter Matt Harvey in 8-2 Rout
May 23rd, 2015 at 7:06 PM
Pittsburgh-With the bad news the New York Mets received earlier Saturday on David Wright, they really could have used a strong outing from Matt Harvey. Harvey entered Saturday's contest with the Pittsburgh Pirates carrying a 16 inning scoreless streak, so the odds looked good that he could continue it. That...

Gerrit Cole Outduels Noah Syndergaard as Pirates Beat Mets 4-1
May 22nd, 2015 at 10:31 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets entered their series with the Pittsburgh Pirates eager to see how Noah Syndergaard would perform. With Dillon Gee ready to be activated from the DL, Syndergaard needed a good outing to make his case to remain in the rotation. Syndergaard was good for the Mets, allowing...

Jacob DeGrom Dominates as New York Mets Cruise to 5-0 Win
May 21st, 2015 at 4:01 PM
New York-With a two game losing streak knocking them out of first for the first time in a month, the New York Mets needed a win today to feel good. Fortunately for them, starter Jacob deGrom was more than up to the task. deGrom (W, 5-4) hurled eight shutout innings...

St. Louis Cardinals Blow Out New York Mets 9-0
May 20th, 2015 at 10:33 PM
New York-The New York Mets got blown out by the St. Louis Cardinals 10-2 on Tuesday. Things didn't go much better for them tonight. The Cardinals (27-13) beat up Bartolo Colon (L, 6-3) for nine runs (eight earned) in only 4.1 innings of work. They would go on to beat...

Cardinals Dominate Mets in 10-2 Blowout
May 19th, 2015 at 11:05 PM
The New York Mets (23-17) were blown out by the St. Louis Cardinals (26-13) in the second game of their four game series Tuesay night by a score of 10-2. The Redbirds showed by they're at the top of the National League, pounding out 15 hits and allowing Michael Wacha...

New York Mets Walk Off with 14 Inning Win Against St. Louis Cardinals
May 18th, 2015 at 11:50 PM
New York-Things just haven't broken Matt Harvey's way in his last two starts. Harvey has staked the New York Mets to a 1-0 lead late in each of his last two starts. Both nights the Mets' bullpen blew the lead, costing him a victory. While the Mets lost Harvey's previous...

Noah Syndergaard Records First Career Win as New York Mets Win Series
May 17th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
New York-Citi Field was electric Sunday as New York Mets' fans got their first glimpse of top pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard looked good through five in his first outing, but couldn't make it out of the sixth against the Chicago Cubs. Today was a much better day for the...

New York Mets Use 10 Run Outburst in Fourth to Snap Losing Streak
May 16th, 2015 at 10:06 PM
New York-The New York Mets had a rough week. Losers of five in a row, the Mets couldn't score any runs and saw their division lead dwindle to just a half game. Saturday night, however, was a different story. The Mets (21-16) took out their frustrations on the Milwaukee Brewers...

Braun Homers Twice in Brewers 7-0 Rout of Mets
May 16th, 2015 at 1:15 AM
The New York Mets (20-16) were shutout 7-0 in the opener of a three game series with the Milwaukee Brewers (13-23) Friday night at Citi Field in New York. Ryan Braun belted a pair of homers and had three RBI on the night as the Mets dropped their fifth straight...

New York Mets Blow 5-1 Lead, Get Swept by Chicago Cubs
May 14th, 2015 at 6:04 PM
Chicago-The New York Mets looked as if they would finally snap their long Wrigley Field losing streak this afternoon. Powered by three early homers and a clutch hit by John Mayberry Jr, the Mets held a 5-1 lead in the bottom of the fifth inning against the Chicago Cubs. Everything...

New York Mets Blow Great Start from Matt Harvey in Ninth
May 13th, 2015 at 11:13 PM
Chicago-The New York Mets (20-14) got a great start from Matt Harvey. Harvey did his part to try and stop the Mets' two game losing streak, tossing seven shutout innings. The Mets gave him a one run lead, and he made it stand up. The bullpen, however, was a different...

Sixth Inning Implosion Costs New York Mets in Second Straight Loss
May 12th, 2015 at 11:38 PM
Chicago-The New York Mets were looking forward to tonight's game with the Chicago Cubs to get their first glance at top prospect Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard, acquired two years ago in the R.A. Dickey trade, lit up Triple-A this season to earn a big league promotion when Dillon Gee went down...

Mets Come up Short to Cubs in 4-3 Loss
May 12th, 2015 at 1:06 AM
The New York Mets (20-12) fell to the Chicago Cubs (16-15) Monday night by a score of 4-3 at Wrigley Field. The Cubs got the bulk of their offense early in this one, scoring three times in the first inning off Mets starter Jacob deGrom, including the first ever...

Bartolo Colon Improves to 6-1 as New York Mets Win Series with Philadelphia Phillies
May 10th, 2015 at 4:59 PM
Philadelphia-Bartolo Colon certainly appears to have found the fountain of youth. The New York Mets have thrived with Colon on the mound, with the 41 year old righty going 5-1 with a 2.90 ERA in his first six starts. Colon (W, 6-1) was strong again for New York, picking up...

Juan Lagares’ Two Run Homer Lifts New York Mets to Victory
May 9th, 2015 at 10:15 PM
Philadelphia-Juan Lagares is known for impacting games with his glove. Tonight his bat made the big difference. With the New York Mets trailing late in the game, Lagares delivered a two run homer to put them in front. That long ball proved to be the difference as the Mets (19-11)...

Cole Hamels Outduels Matt Harvey as Philadelphia Phillies Beat New York Mets
May 9th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
Philadelphia-Matt Harvey went a full week between starts last night in Philadelphia. Thanks to a pair of off days on the calendar this week, Harvey's last start for the New York Mets came on May 1st. The rest clearly affected Harvey against the Philadelphia Phillies, who got to him for...