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Wilmer Flores is in Mix for Shortstop Job in 2015
September 18th, 2014 at 1:07 PM
The New York Mets decided to give Wilmer Flores a chance to play shortstop every day last month. Flores has long been regarded as a plus hitter without a real defensive position, but the Mets have used the last month to give him regular playing time. Flores had never gotten...

New York Mets Renew Broadcast TV Deal with WPIX
September 18th, 2014 at 10:25 AM
The New York Mets changed radio stations last season. They won't have to change broadcast television channels this year. The Mets announced today that they have renewed their broadcast TV contracts with WPIX in New York and WCCT in Hartford Connecticut, MetsMerized reports. The contracts will be extended for three...

Miami Marlins Defeat New York Mets 4-3
September 17th, 2014 at 11:26 PM
New York-The Miami Marlins (74-77) jumped out to an early 3-0 lead against the New York Mets (73-80) and were able to hold on for a 4-3 win. Dillon Gee (L, 7-8) struggled early, allowing three runs in the first two innings. Gee was able to settle down, but the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 17th, 2014 at 5:32 PM
After romping to a 9-1 win last night, the New York Mets (73-79) will wrap up their 10 game home stand tonight against the Miami Marlins (73-77). The two teams have split the first two games of the three game set, with both looking to grab the rubber game this...

Flores Leads Mets Offensive Explosion in 9-1 Rout of Marlins
September 17th, 2014 at 12:17 AM
The New York Mets (73-79) evened up their series with a 9-1 blowout over the Miami Marlins (73-77) Tuesday night at Citi Field. Wilmer Flores homered twice and added a RBI double in a 3-for-4, six RBI night as the Mets pounded out nine runs on a dozen hits. The...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 16th, 2014 at 6:53 PM
The New York Mets (72-79) continue their three-game series with the visiting Miami Marlins (73-76) Monday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Mets wasted another great outing from Jacob deGrom in the opener to fall 6-5 and drop themselves eight games back in the...

DeGrom K’s First Eight, Mets Still Lose to Marlins 6-5
September 16th, 2014 at 12:23 AM
The New York Mets (72-79) dropped their series opener with the Miami Marlins (73-76) Monday night at Citi Field by a score of 6-5. Mets starter Jacob deGrom tied a MLB record by striking out the first eight batters of the ballgame and would pitch New York within six outs...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 15th, 2014 at 7:01 PM
The New York Mets (72-78) open up a three-game series with the visiting Miami Marlins (72-76) Monday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Amazins suffered a crushing 3-1 series loss to the Washington Nationals over the weekend, after going 7-1 in their previous eight,...

Minor League Mondays: Binghamton Mets Win Eastern League Championship
September 15th, 2014 at 12:56 PM
The New York Mets minor league affiliates had a successful season again this year, with three of them making the minor league playoffs. For the second consecutive season, the Mets' minor league system also produced a champion. One year after the Single-A Savannah Sand Gnats won the South Atlantic League...

Washington Nationals Shut Out New York Mets 3-0
September 14th, 2014 at 6:32 PM
New York-The New York Mets (72-78) went out with a whimper this afternoon, being shut out by the Washington Nationals (85-63) 3-0. The Mets got a fine pitching performance from Jonathon Niese (L, 8-11), who allowed only two runs in seven innings of work. The Mets simply couldn't figure out...

New York Mets Want Jenrry Mejia to Tone Down Celebrations After Saves
September 14th, 2014 at 12:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jenrry Mejia is an emotional player, and that emotion has helped him thrive as the New York Mets' closer this season. Mejia has started doing a stomp after he completes saves, a move that has made him popular with fans. Mejia's antics, however, have started to irritate other teams. Manager...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 14th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
The New York Mets (72-77) got beat up last night, falling 10-3 to the Washington Nationals (84-63). The Nationals have won two of the first three games in this series, but the Mets have a chance to secure a split in the series finale this afternoon. First pitch at Citi...

Washington Nationals Beat up New York Mets 10-3
September 13th, 2014 at 10:54 PM
New York-The Washington Nationals (84-63) beat up the New York Mets (72-77) 10-3 on Saturday night. The Mets got a rare rough outing from Zack Wheeler (L, 10-10), who gave up six runs in four innings to take the loss. The Nationals built a 6-0 lead that proved to be...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 13th, 2014 at 5:59 PM
After snapping their 12 game home losing streak against the Washington Nationals (83-63) last night, the New York Mets (72-76) will look to secure a series split. They can do that with a victory tonight in the third game of their four game set tonight. First pitch for tonight's contest...

Report: Strong Finish All but Assures Return of Terry Collins in 2015
September 13th, 2014 at 2:19 PM
Just a few weeks ago, the New York Mets appeared to be considering a change in the manager's office. Terry Collins has gotten support from GM Sandy Alderson and the rest of the Mets' front office in the past, but reports had leaked that the Mets had concerns about his...

New York Mets Finally Beat Washington Nationals at Citi Field
September 12th, 2014 at 11:32 PM
New York-The New York Mets (72-76) finally broke their long home losing streak to the Washington Nationals (83-63), picking up a 4-3 victory tonight. The Mets had dropped a franchise record 12 straight home games against Washington dating back to last season, and entered the game with a 2-11 mark...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 12th, 2014 at 4:28 PM
After falling 6-2 last night, the New York Mets (71-76) will look to even up their series with the Washington Nationals (83-62) tonight. Evening the series won't be easy for the Mets, who are 2-12 against Washington this season and haven't won a home game against the Nationals this season....

New York Mets Plan to Protect Young Arms Down Stretch
September 12th, 2014 at 2:05 PM
The New York Mets have faint playoff hopes, but they are not letting those hopes stand in the way of their future. The Mets would certainly like to have a miraculous run or even finish .500, but that is irrelevant compared to the long term view. Terry Collins and his...

Mets See Winning Streak Snapped in 6-2 Loss to Nationals
September 12th, 2014 at 12:23 AM
The New York Mets (71-76) dropped the opener of their series with the Washington Nationals (83-62) by a score of 6-2 Thursday night at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon continued to have trouble keeping the ball in the park, allowing two homers in a short outing, bringing his total homers allowed...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 11th, 2014 at 4:26 PM
The New York Mets (71-75) have won four games in a row, and are trying to make a late push for .500. The Mets have taken advantage of teams who have pretty much packed it in and have also won four consecutive series as a result. The task ahead of...