Category: ‘NL East’

Washington Nationals Use Two Key Homers to Complete Sweep of New York Mets
April 23rd, 2017 at 11:00 PM
New York-The New York Mets have developed a rap for having an offense that relies almost exclusively on the long ball to score runs, and that held true tonight. Michael Conforto and Neil Walker both homered for the Mets, accounting for all three of their runs. Unfortunately for the Mets,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 23rd, 2017 at 5:33 PM
The New York Mets (8-10) have fallen on hard times lately, dropping seven of their last eight games. The Washington Nationals (12-5) have handed the Mets two consecutive losses to start their three game series, opening up a 4.5 game lead on them in the division. The Mets have lost...

New York Mets’ Bats Fall Flat in 3-1 Loss to Washington Nationals
April 22nd, 2017 at 8:09 PM
New York-For much of the past two seasons, the New York Mets' offense has lived and died by the presence of Yoenis Cespedes. The Mets are well under .500 without Cespedes in the lineup, and the trend has held true this season, as the Mets have lost all three games...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 22nd, 2017 at 7:03 PM
It hasn't been a very good week for the New York Mets (8-9), who have lost six of their past seven games. After bullpen issues played a significant role in several losses, the Mets got hit hard by the injury bug, seeing six players go down with injuries in a...

Stumbling Mets Edged By Harper, Nationals In Eleven
April 21st, 2017 at 11:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) รข?? Bryce Harper homered early, then doubled and scored the go-ahead run in the 11th inning on a bases-loaded walk by Jeurys Familia, sending the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 4-3 Friday night for their fifth straight win. Familia again had trouble finding the strike...