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New York Mets Waste Great Day from Matt Harvey as Atlanta Braves Sweep Series
June 21st, 2015 at 8:22 PM
Atlanta-Turner Field has been a house of horrors for the New York Mets over the years, as the Atlanta Braves have dashed many of their dreams there. It may be too soon to say the 2015 dream is over, but if the Mets end up missing the postseason this series...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 21st, 2015 at 3:09 PM
The New York Mets (36-34) are now skidding again. Losers of four in a row, the Mets have dropped the first two games of their weekend set with the Atlanta Braves (34-35). The Mets have also slipped back into second place in the National League East, letting the Washington Nationals...

New York Mets Drop Fourth in a Row as Atlanta Braves Win 6-4
June 20th, 2015 at 11:15 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets (36-34) can now say they are slumping again. After opening a lead of 1.5 games over the Washington Nationals earlier in the week for first place in the National League East, that lead has completely evaporated. After falling to the Atlanta Braves (34-35) 6-4 tonight, the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 20th, 2015 at 5:50 PM
The New York Mets (36-33) suffered a tough loss last night, blowing a lead in the eighth inning and falling to the Atlanta Braves (33-35) 2-1. Jacob deGrom found himself a tough luck loser after the Mets' bullpen blew the lead in that fateful frame, and as a result the...

Defense, Bullpen Doom New York Mets in Eighth Inning of 2-1 Loss
June 19th, 2015 at 11:52 PM
Atlanta-Jacob deGrom can't seem to catch a break when he faces the Atlanta Braves. The New York Mets' bullpen blew a 3-1 lead against Atlanta in deGrom's last start and would go on to lose in extra innings. deGrom pitched very well again tonight against Atlanta, carrying a 1-0 lead...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 19th, 2015 at 7:03 PM
The New York Mets (36-32) got off to a bad start on their latest road trip, getting swept by the Toronto Blue Jays in a two game set at Rogers Centre. To make matters worse, the Mets got outscored 15-1 in the two games. Manager Terry Collins described his team...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Toronto Blue Jays
June 17th, 2015 at 5:04 PM
After sweeping two games against the Toronto Blue Jays (34-32) at Citi Field, the New York Mets (36-30) will look to do the same up north. The two teams traveled to Toronto today to begin a two game set as the Mets kick off an eight game road trip. First...

New York Mets Rally from Huge Deficit to Defeat Atlanta Braves 10-8
June 14th, 2015 at 6:41 PM
New York-The New York Mets chose to give Dillon Gee a spot start this afternoon based on his strong history against the Atlanta Braves. Gee likely will not earn the next spot starting assignment as he was knocked out in the fourth inning, putting the Mets in an 8-3 hole....

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
June 14th, 2015 at 10:27 AM
The New York Mets (33-30) lost late against the Atlanta Braves (30-32) last night, dropping a 5-3 affair after the bullpen blew it late. The series is now even at one game a piece after the Mets won by a 5-3 margin on Friday night. The two teams will look...

Atlanta Braves Rally for 5-3 Extra Inning Win Over New York Mets
June 13th, 2015 at 8:30 PM
New York-The New York Mets were without the services of Jeurys Familia on Saturday afternoon. Familia had not only appeared in the last two games for the Mets, but he had earned a day away to celebrate the birth of his son. The Atlanta Braves were very happy Familia wasn't...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
June 13th, 2015 at 3:55 PM
The New York Mets (33-29) defeated the Atlanta Braves (29-32) 5-3 last night to extend their winning streak to two. Bartolo Colon picked up his ninth win and Wilmer Flores homered for the Mets, who extended their National League East lead to a game and a half over the Washington...

Bartolo Colon Picks up Ninth Win as New York Mets Extend Winning Streak
June 12th, 2015 at 11:27 PM
New York-The New York Mets were able to successfully build momentum after a walk off win last night. Bartolo Colon (W, 9-4) gave the Mets a quality start, allowing only two runs in six innings against the Atlanta Braves. The Mets (33-29), for once, got some offense as Wilmer Flores...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
June 12th, 2015 at 3:22 PM
The New York Mets (32-29) staved off a sweep last night with a walk off win over the San Francisco Giants. The win was fortuitous for the Mets, as it allowed them to jump back into first place in the National League East as the Washington Nationals lost earlier in...

Late Rally Falls Short as New York Mets Drop Series Finale
June 4th, 2015 at 12:24 AM
San Diego-The start of the six man rotation era didn't go as planned for the New York Mets. Dillon Gee got shelled in his return from the disabled list, allowing seven runs in four innings against the San Diego Padres. The Mets were able to chip away, however, and made...

Miami Marlins Defeat New York Mets 9-5 for Second Straight Win
May 30th, 2015 at 7:47 PM
New York-The Miami Marlins (20-30) came into Citi Field struggling. They may leave this weekend with some new found confidence. After beating Matt Harvey and the New York Mets (27-23) 4-3 last night, today's game was considered a toss up. The game went back and forth, but the Marlins came...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
May 30th, 2015 at 2:57 PM
The New York Mets (27-22) saw their three game losing streak come to an end last night. The Miami Marlins (19-30) got timely hits against Matt Harvey to pick up a 4-3 win last night. The Mets will look to bounce back as they continue their series with the Marlins...

Matt Harvey Strikes Out 11, but New York Mets Still Lose 4-3
May 29th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
New York-After experiencing a dead arm period last week, Matt Harvey posted the worst start of his career last Saturday. Harvey was able to rebound this time out, going eight innings and striking out 11. While Harvey was nearly flawless, he made two critical mistakes against the Miami Marlins. Both...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
May 29th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
The New York Mets (27-21) are back in action after a much needed day off yesterday. The day off came after 20 consecutive games, a stretch in which the Mets went 9-11. The good news for the Mets is they ended the stretch by sweeping the Phillies to enter today's...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
May 27th, 2015 at 1:14 PM
The New York Mets (26-21) have righted the ship thanks to a two game winning streak over the Philadelphia Phillies (19-29). The Phillies have become the Mets' personal punching bags, having dropped seven of eight meetings against the Mets this season. The Mets can complete a second sweep of the...

New York Mets Bounce Back with 6-3 Win Over Philadelphia Phillies
May 25th, 2015 at 5:28 PM
New York-After three disappointing days in Pittsburgh over the weekend, the New York Mets took out their frustrations on the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies have become the Mets' personal punching bags this season, and that trend continued today. The Mets (25-21) got six solid innings from Bartolo Colon (W, 7-3)...