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New York Mets Launch Three Homers in Third, Win 5-2 to Move into First Place Tie
August 2nd, 2015 at 10:55 PM
New York-The New York Mets came into this weekend's series with the Washington Nationals looking to make a statement. The Nationals entered the weekend up three games on the Mets in the National League East, and the Mets wanted to win this series to show they would be a factor...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
August 2nd, 2015 at 7:15 PM
The New York Mets (54-50) are making a huge statement in this series with the Washington Nationals (54-48). After winning the first two games of this series, including a 3-2 win last night, the Mets have moved within one game of first place in the National League East. The Mets...

Lucas Duda’s Big Night Puts New York Mets on Brink of First Place
August 1st, 2015 at 10:33 PM
New York-The New York Mets declared they were serious yesterday about becoming contenders when they acquired Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers. Cespedes made his Mets' debut tonight and fans turned out in droves for the huge game with the Washington Nationals, giving Citi Field an electric feeling it hasn't...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
August 1st, 2015 at 5:27 PM
The New York Mets (53-50) knew how important their series with the Washington Nationals (54-47) was entering last night's action. Unlike last week's matchup in our nation's capital, the Mets drew first blood thanks to a walk off homer from new cult hero Wilmer Flores. The Mets will now look...

Wilmer Flores Delivers Walk Off Homer to Help New York Mets Top Washington Nationals
August 1st, 2015 at 1:01 AM
New York-One of the big subplots for the New York Mets this week was the plight of infielder Wilmer Flores. Flores was nearly dealt away from the Mets in the Carlos Gomez trade that wasn't, and while he awaited his fate he teared up on the field. After the trade...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
July 31st, 2015 at 5:42 PM
With the trade deadline having passed earlier this afternoon, the New York Mets (52-50) made a statement that they were not going to go away this season. The Mets finalized a trade with the Detroit Tigers to acquire star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, who should bolster the middle of their lineup....

New York Mets’ Bullpen Blows 7-1 Lead, San Diego Padres Rally for 8-7 Win
July 30th, 2015 at 7:24 PM
New York-The last 24 hours have been a weird sideshow in Queens. After all the drama of the non-trade between the New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers, today's game provided them a chance to get back on the field quickly. The Mets looked fine early, jumping to a 7-1 lead...

Mets 101 Game Preview: San Diego Padres at New York Mets
July 30th, 2015 at 10:52 AM
The New York Mets (52-49) had a wild night last night at Citi Field. While their game with the San Diego Padres (48-53) was a dud 7-2 loss, the intrigue came off the field. The Mets reportedly came close to dealing Wilmer Flores and Zack Wheeler for Carlos Gomez last...

San Diego Padres Beat New York Mets 7-2 as Trade Goes Down During Game
July 29th, 2015 at 10:22 PM
New York-The New York Mets sure have a way of breaking news during their games. In the middle of their game with the San Diego Padres tonight, word began to leak on social media outlets that the Mets closed a deal with the Milwaukee Brewers to acquire outfielder Carlos Gomez....

Mets 101 Game Preview: San Diego Padres at New York Mets
July 29th, 2015 at 5:33 PM
The New York Mets (52-48) have a bit of momentum on their side. After defeating the San Diego Padres (47-53) 4-0 yesterday, the Mets have now won three games in a row and are undefeated since Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson joined the team on Saturday. The Mets will also...

Juan Uribe Lifts New York Mets to Walkoff Win Over Los Angeles Dodgers
July 26th, 2015 at 5:40 PM
New York-Today's game between the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers was predicted to be a stellar pitching showdown, and for eight innings it was. Jacob deGrom outdueled Zack Greinke, leaving in the eighth inning with a 2-0 lead and Jeurys Familia in for a four out save. Familia...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
July 26th, 2015 at 11:31 AM
The New York Mets (50-48) had their best night offensively in a long time last night, routing the Los Angeles Dodgers (56-43) 15-2. The big win got the Mets on the board in this series after the Dodgers had won the first two games on Thursday and Friday. The Mets...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
July 25th, 2015 at 6:30 PM
The New York Mets (49-48) sure have a different feel about their team today. Despite entering the contest on a three game losing streak, including dropping the first two of this series to the Los Angeles Dodgers (56-42), the Mets have an air of positivity surrounding their team thanks to...

Los Angeles Dodgers Beat up Jonathon Niese, New York Mets in 7-2 Rout
July 24th, 2015 at 10:10 PM
New York-The New York Mets made quite a few headlines off the field today. After promoting outfielder Michael Conforto to the big leagues earlier today, news broke during their game with the Los Angeles Dodgers that the Mets were close to adding Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
July 24th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
The New York Mets (49-47) looked absolutely lifeless on offense last night. Bartolo Colon threw a gem for the Mets, allowing only one run in eight innings of work, but that wasn't good enough as the Los Angeles Dodgers (55-42) got a three hit shutout from Clayton Kershaw. The Mets...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
July 23rd, 2015 at 4:35 PM
The New York Mets (49-46) knew they needed to have a good showing in their series with the Washington Nationals this week, and were within four outs of a series victory yesterday. Unfortunately for them, Bobby Parnell gave up three runs in the eighth inning to hand the Mets one...

Bobby Parnell Gives up Three in Eighth as New York Mets Suffer Brutal 4-3 Loss
July 22nd, 2015 at 4:05 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets nearly had a very successful road trip. Despite dropping two out of three to begin the trip in St. Louis, the Mets had split the first two games of their series with the Washington Nationals and were holding a 3-1 lead in the eighth inning....

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
July 22nd, 2015 at 12:12 PM
After a rough 7-2 loss on Monday night, the New York Mets (49-45) turned the tables on the Washington Nationals (50-42) with a 7-2 win of their own last night. Jacob deGrom picked up his 10th win of the season as the Mets had a rare offensive outburst, scoring six...

Matt Harvey Struggles as New York Mets Fall 7-2 to Washington Nationals
July 20th, 2015 at 10:26 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets knew they were staring at a big series with the Washington Nationals when they set their rotation for the second half prior to the All Star Break. Knowing the games against Washington were of critical importance, the Mets lined up their three young pitchers for...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
July 20th, 2015 at 5:37 PM
The New York Mets (48-44) got a marathon victory yesterday, defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 in 18 innings. The win was big for the Mets, who avoided a series sweep and now carry a little momentum into one of their biggest series of the season. The Mets continue their...