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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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets
May 19th, 2015 at 6:08 PM
The New York Mets (23-16) continue their four game series with the St. Louis Cardinals (25-13) Tuesday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Amazins took the series opener Monday 2-1 in a fourteen inning marathon as Matt Harvey and John Lackey engaged in a...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets
May 18th, 2015 at 7:07 PM
The New York Mets (22-16) open up a four game series with the St. Louis Cardinals (25-12) Monday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. ***PHOTO1*** Mets Starting Lineup RF Curtis Granderson 3B Eric Campbell 1B Lucas Duda LF Michael Cuddyer 2B Daniel Murphy SS Wilmer Flores C Kevin Plawecki SP Matt Harvey CF Juan Lagares Matt Harvey...

Minor League Mondays: Knee Injury Slows Brandon Nimmo’s Season
May 18th, 2015 at 8:47 AM
While several of Sandy Alderson's draftees have made their major league debuts this season, his first draft pick still hasn't gotten there. To be fair, Brandon Nimmo has needed a long developmental period. Nimmo never played high school baseball, so it has taken him a while, but he finally broke...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets
May 17th, 2015 at 10:36 AM
The New York Mets (21-16) finally snapped their five game losing streak last night by pummeling the Milwaukee Brewers (13-24) 14-1. The offensive outburst was surprising for the Mets, who had scored three runs or less in nine of their previous 13 games. The Mets took advantage of a 10...

Report: New York Mets Weighing Daniel Murphy Trade Before Matt Reynolds Promotion
May 17th, 2015 at 9:24 AM
The New York Mets have been weighing their options to improve their defense at shortstop. Wilmer Flores' offense has been fine thus far as he leads the team in homers (6), including a key grand slam last night. Defense, however, has been another story. Flores leads all shortstops with nine...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets
May 16th, 2015 at 3:51 PM
The New York Mets (20-16) have to work through adversity right now. Thanks to a five game losing streak and a surge by the Washington Nationals, the Mets' lead in the National League East is down to just a half game. The 11 game winning streak of April feels like...

New York Mets Suffer Another Injury as Dilson Herrera Hits Disabled List
May 16th, 2015 at 11:08 AM
The New York Mets have had a lot of injury issues this season. Their offense has suffered the most, as injuries to David Wright and Travis d'Arnaud have crippled the unit. The Mets suffered another offensive hit yesterday. Prior to last night's game with the Milwaukee Brewers, second baseman DIlson...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets
May 15th, 2015 at 6:39 PM
The New York Mets (20-15) open up a three game series with the Milwaukee Brewers (12-23) Friday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Mets are returning home after a 2-5 road trip through Philadelphia and Chicago, while the Brewers just completed a 5-5 homestand...

New York Mets Face Gut Check After Wrigley Sweep
May 15th, 2015 at 9:11 AM
The New York Mets' 2015 season has been a bit of a roller coaster. After an incredible high with an 11 game winning streak, the Mets fell back down by dropping seven of their next 10 games. They appeared to get back on track by winning four of their next...

David Wright Update; Can the Mets Rely on Him Upon Return?
May 15th, 2015 at 2:02 AM
Mets third baseman David Wright has been out of action since April 15 with a strained hamstring and according to reports this week, he has still not resumed baseball activities. Originally expected to be returning this week, Wright received further treatment for his injury on Monday according to Adam Rubin...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 14th, 2015 at 12:03 PM
The New York Mets (20-14) would like to get out of Chicago as soon as possible. The Chicago Cubs (18-15) have won the first three games of this four game series in Wrigley Field, which has been a house of horrors for the Mets. The Mets want to get out...

Bobby Parnell and Vic Black Moving Rehab to Las Vegas
May 14th, 2015 at 8:42 AM
The New York Mets could use some reinforcements in the bullpen. The unit has struggled of late, particularly in the middle innings. While the bullpen's 2.67 ERA is strong, they have benefitted from being hidden by strong starting pitching. The group has pitched the fewest innings in the major leagues...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 13th, 2015 at 7:19 PM
The New York Mets (20-13) have traditionally considered Turner Field in Atlanta to be their house of horrors. They may have to change that to Wrigley Field. The Mets have been awful at Wrigley Field over the past few years, going 6-17 in their last 23 games there. That includes...