Category: ‘Game Reviews’

New York Mets Finally Beat Atlanta Braves 8-6
June 24th, 2016 at 10:51 PM
Atlanta-It wasn't pretty, but the New York Mets can finally say they have a win over the Atlanta Braves. The Mets (39-33) jumped out to an 8-0 lead over the Braves (25-48) heading into the fifth, but Steven Matz coughed up six runs in the bottom of the frame to...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Blows Lead as Atlanta Braves Pick up 4-3 Win
June 23rd, 2016 at 10:45 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets looked as if they would pick up their third straight win. In the bottom of the eighth, the Mets held a 3-2 lead over the Atlanta Braves with the ball in the hands of setup man Addison Reed. Reed, who has been lights out this year,...

New York Mets Sweep Kansas City Royals with 4-3 Win
June 22nd, 2016 at 4:28 PM
New York-Things aren't perfect for the New York Mets right now, who are still struggling to score runs, but things could certainly be worse. The Mets entered this series on a three game losing streak after getting swept by the lowly Atlanta Braves and entering a brutal 20 game stretch...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Steps up in 2-1 Win Over Kansas City Royals
June 21st, 2016 at 11:55 PM
New York-When Bartolo Colon had to depart the game after tossing just four pitches, things looked very dicey for the New York Mets. Thanks to a comebacker from Kansas City Royals' second baseman Whit Merrifield, Colon was done for the evening with a right thumb contusion, meaning the Mets would...

New York Mets Booed Off Field as Atlanta Braves Complete Series Sweep
June 19th, 2016 at 4:10 PM
New York-The New York Mets figured that this weekend would be an opportunity to pick up some wins ahead of a brutal stretch in their schedule. The Atlanta Braves entered the series winners of two straight games, but they still carried the worst record in the major leagues. Inexplicably, the...