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Mets Complete Sweep of D-Backs with 5-2 Win
April 17th, 2014 at 1:03 AM
The New York Mets (8-7) completed a three-game sweep over the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-14) Wednesday afternoon at Chase Field in Phoenix. With the victory, the Mets wrapped up their nine game road trip with an impressive 6-3 record and moved their overall record above .500 for the first time this...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
April 16th, 2014 at 1:31 PM
After cruising to a 9-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks last night, the New York Mets reached the .500 mark for the first time this season. The Mets (7-7) have won the first two games of their series with the Diamondbacks (4-13) by a combined score of 16-2. The Mets...

Mets Cruise to 9-0 Win Over Diamondbacks
April 16th, 2014 at 12:31 AM
The New York Mets (7-7) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-13) by a score of 9-0 Tuesday night at Chase Field in Phoenix. After five previous attempts to get to .500, the Mets finally evened up their record on the season, breaking out the bats in the process. The Mets exploded...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
April 15th, 2014 at 7:17 PM
The New York Mets were able to bounce back from a bad outing on Sunday afternoon with a 7-3 victory last night. Zack Wheeler picked up his first win of the season for the Mets (6-7) by holding the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-12) to two runs over 6.1 innings pitched. The...

New York Mets Bounce Back, Defeat Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3
April 15th, 2014 at 11:53 AM
Phoenix-After one of their worst performances in a while on Sunday, the New York Mets were looking to bounce back against the Arizona Diamondbacks last night. The Mets were able to do that, as Lucas Duda's strong offensive night keyed a 7-3 victory for the visitors. The victory, however, may...

Minor League Mondays: Noah Syndergaard Update
April 14th, 2014 at 7:54 PM
This week, Mets 101 takes a look at top Mets pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard, as part of our weekly series "Minor League Mondays." The towering righty hurler is looking to build on an impressive 2013 season, his first year in the Mets organization, that included stops in St. Lucie (A)...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
April 14th, 2014 at 7:03 PM
After getting thumped by the Los Angeles Angels 14-2 yesterday afternoon, it was easy to feel down about the New York Mets. Nothing went right for the Mets (5-7) at all. Starting pitcher Bartolo Colon got shelled, giving up nine runs in five innings. The bullpen gave up five more...

New York Mets’ Pitching Staff Giving up Home Runs at Alarming Rate
April 14th, 2014 at 11:54 AM
***PHOTO1*** One of the lowlights of yesterday's 14-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels was the number of home runs the New York Mets' pitching staff allowed. Starter Bartolo Colon surrendered four home runs on the day, including three consecutive homers in the first inning. Reliever John Lannan gave up the...

Los Angeles Angels Thump New York Mets 14-2
April 13th, 2014 at 6:51 PM
Anaheim-Sometimes in sports it just isn't your day. Today was one of those days for the New York Mets. Starter Bartolo Colon got hammered early, surrendering three consecutive home runs in the first inning to put the Mets in a hole. Colon never recovered, and the Mets (5-7) ended up...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Angels
April 13th, 2014 at 1:12 PM
The New York Mets and Los Angeles Angels have played a lot of baseball over the last two nights. Friday night saw the two teams go for 12 innings in a contest that saw the Angels pick up a 5-4 win. The Mets got even last night as Anthony Recker's...

New York Mets Announce Special 1964 Ticket Prices for Easter Weekend Series
April 13th, 2014 at 12:06 PM
2014 marks the 50th anniversary of when Shea Stadium was opened. Shea Stadium opened back in 1964 and served as the home of the New York Mets for 45 years before the team moved into Citi Field in 2009. The Mets have special events planned to honor Shea this season,...

Anthony Recker’s 13th Inning Home Run Lifts New York Mets to Win
April 13th, 2014 at 9:31 AM
Anaheim-Just one day after a 12 inning loss to the Los Angeles Angels, the New York Mets played deep into the night again. The Mets were posed to wrap up a 6-3 victory in nine innings, but Jose Valverde blew a save and the game was sent to extras. The...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Angels
April 12th, 2014 at 6:14 PM
After suffering a 5-4 extra inning loss last night, the New York Mets will look to bounce back. The Mets (4-6) will try to win the middle game of their three game set with the Los Angeles Angels tonight at 9:05 pm. The Mets will send lefty Jonathon Niese (0-1,...

Los Angeles Angels Need Extra Innings to Defeat New York Mets 5-4
April 12th, 2014 at 7:59 AM
Anaheim-The New York Mets played late into the night on the West Coast. The Mets kicked off their three game set with the Los Angeles Angels by playing their second extra inning affair of the season. The game would last 11 innings, but it would end with the Angels walking...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Angels
April 11th, 2014 at 9:02 PM
After taking two out of three in their series with the Atlanta Braves, the New York Mets flew six hours out west for their first West Coast road trip of the season. The Mets will kick off the interleague portion of their schedule tonight as they open their three game...

Eric Young Jr., Mets, Sprint to 6-4 Win Over Braves
April 10th, 2014 at 10:49 PM
The New York Mets (4-5) defeated the Atlanta Braves (5-4) in their series finale Thursday night by a score of at Turner Field. The Mets took two out of three for their division rivals and displayed excellent small ball throughout the night, led by their leadoff man on the basepaths. The...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 10th, 2014 at 6:30 PM
The New York Mets (3-5) wrap up their three-game series with the Atlanta Braves (5-3) Thursday evening at Turner Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:00 PM. The NL East rivals have split the first two games of the set, with the Mets taking the opener 4-0 before dropping last...

New York Mets Need to Stick to First Base Plan
April 10th, 2014 at 12:32 PM
After last night's loss to the Atlanta Braves, manager Terry Collins announced that Ike Davis would get the start at first base Thursday night. It will be Davis' third start of the season, and one that is probably deserved since Davis has done well in limited playing time so far....

Late Rally Comes up Short in 4-3 Loss for New York Mets
April 10th, 2014 at 12:39 AM
Atlanta-The New York Mets got a rough outing from Zack Wheeler, as he allowed four runs in five innings of work. That effort, combined with a stellar performance from Atlanta Braves' starter Ervin Santana, left the Mets down 4-0 heading into the ninth. The Mets did make things interesting against...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 9th, 2014 at 6:32 PM
After Bartolo Colon's superb outing last night, the New York Mets got their road trip off to a winning start with a 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves. The Mets will look to make it two in a row when they renew their series with the Braves tonight at 7:10...