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Bartolo Colon Cruises as New York Mets Continue Dominance of Philadelphia Phillies
August 31st, 2015 at 11:39 PM
New York-After years of getting dominated by the Philadelphia Phillies, the New York Mets have gotten a good dose of revenge in the last year and a half. Entering their series last night, the Mets had gone 12-1 against the Phillies this season and just swept a four game series...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
August 31st, 2015 at 3:27 PM
The New York Mets (72-58) didn't have a great weekend, dropping two out of three against the Boston Red Sox. Despite those losses, the Mets only lost one game in the standings after the Washington Nationals took two out of three against the Miami Marlins. The Mets will have a...

New York Mets Hang on for Fifth Straight Win
August 25th, 2015 at 11:09 PM
Philadelphia-The New York Mets just find ways to win these days. After jumping out to an early lead, the Mets found themselves trailing the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 in the middle innings. The Mets were able to scrap back, however, grabbing a 6-4 lead in the sixth. Things got a bit...

New York Mets’ Eight Homers Bail Out Jacob DeGrom in 14-7 Win
August 24th, 2015 at 11:02 PM
Philadelphia-While New York Mets' starting pitcher Jacob deGrom has been sensational this season, every pitcher has an off day. deGrom certainly had his today, lacking control of his fastball and serving up three homers to get bounced from the game in the third inning. A month ago, the Philadelphia Phillies...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
August 24th, 2015 at 4:42 PM
The New York Mets (67-56) looked unstoppable over the weekend. After outscoring the Colorado Rockies 33-19 over the weekend, the Mets have won three straight games and maintain a five game lead over the Washington Nationals in the National League East. The Mets will continue their trip with a chance...

New York Mets Re-Acquire Eric Young Jr from Atlanta Braves
August 22nd, 2015 at 6:24 PM
The playoff run is well underway for the New York Mets, and General Manager Sandy Alderson is still looking for ways to improve his ballclub. Alderson pulled off a minor trade to augment the roster, and it has brought a familiar face back to Flushing. The Mets re-acquired outfielder Eric...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets
August 12th, 2015 at 6:59 PM
The New York Mets (61-52) picked up some more ground in the National League East last night. Last night's defeat of the Colorado Rockies (47-65), combined with a loss by the Washington Nationals, allowed the Mets to increase their division lead to 2.5 games. With Clayton Kershaw on the mound...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Tampa Bay Rays
August 7th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
The New York Mets (58-50) are back on track. Winners of six straight, the Mets have swept two straight series against National League East foes. The last series came in Miami against the Marlins, including an 8-6 victory Wednesday night where the Mets survived a six run ninth inning outburst...

New York Mets Defeat Miami Marlins 8-6 to Complete Series Sweep
August 5th, 2015 at 10:26 PM
Miami-The New York Mets may be playing their best baseball of the season at the right time. After sweeping the Washington Nationals over the weekend, there was some concern the Mets could suffer a letdown against the lowly Miami Marlins. The Mets (58-50) made sure those concerns were rendered moot,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
August 5th, 2015 at 6:52 PM
Concerns of a letdown for the New York Mets (57-50) after sweeping the Washington Nationals over the weekend certainly appear to be unfounded. The Mets have won the first two games of their series with the Miami Marlins (43-64), including a 5-1 victory last night. The win extended the Mets'...

New York Mets Rout Miami Marlins 12-1 and Move into Sole Possession of First Place
August 3rd, 2015 at 11:14 PM
Miami-After a three game sweep of the Washington Nationals over the weekend, the New York Mets headed on the road looking to build some momentum. The Mets knew they would need to avoid a letdown against the lowly Miami Marlins, who have begun their fade into oblivion for the summer....

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
August 3rd, 2015 at 4:05 PM
The New York Mets (55-50) made quite a statement this weekend. By sweeping the Washington Nationals, the Mets moved into a tie for first place in the National League East. The Mets now have one of the majors easiest schedules with 57 games to go, giving them a great chance...

New York Mets Launch Three Homers in Third, Win 5-2 to Move into First Place Tie
August 2nd, 2015 at 10:55 PM
New York-The New York Mets came into this weekend's series with the Washington Nationals looking to make a statement. The Nationals entered the weekend up three games on the Mets in the National League East, and the Mets wanted to win this series to show they would be a factor...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
August 2nd, 2015 at 7:15 PM
The New York Mets (54-50) are making a huge statement in this series with the Washington Nationals (54-48). After winning the first two games of this series, including a 3-2 win last night, the Mets have moved within one game of first place in the National League East. The Mets...

Lucas Duda’s Big Night Puts New York Mets on Brink of First Place
August 1st, 2015 at 10:33 PM
New York-The New York Mets declared they were serious yesterday about becoming contenders when they acquired Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers. Cespedes made his Mets' debut tonight and fans turned out in droves for the huge game with the Washington Nationals, giving Citi Field an electric feeling it hasn't...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
August 1st, 2015 at 5:27 PM
The New York Mets (53-50) knew how important their series with the Washington Nationals (54-47) was entering last night's action. Unlike last week's matchup in our nation's capital, the Mets drew first blood thanks to a walk off homer from new cult hero Wilmer Flores. The Mets will now look...

Wilmer Flores Delivers Walk Off Homer to Help New York Mets Top Washington Nationals
August 1st, 2015 at 1:01 AM
New York-One of the big subplots for the New York Mets this week was the plight of infielder Wilmer Flores. Flores was nearly dealt away from the Mets in the Carlos Gomez trade that wasn't, and while he awaited his fate he teared up on the field. After the trade...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
July 31st, 2015 at 5:42 PM
With the trade deadline having passed earlier this afternoon, the New York Mets (52-50) made a statement that they were not going to go away this season. The Mets finalized a trade with the Detroit Tigers to acquire star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, who should bolster the middle of their lineup....

New York Mets Explode for 15-2 Rout of Los Angeles Dodgers
July 25th, 2015 at 10:48 PM
New York-It's amazing how much of a difference seeing major league hitters walk into the clubhouse can have on the psyche of a team. The New York Mets welcomed Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe to their club on Friday, and Johnson was slotted right into the lineup as the cleanup...

Los Angeles Dodgers Beat up Jonathon Niese, New York Mets in 7-2 Rout
July 24th, 2015 at 10:10 PM
New York-The New York Mets made quite a few headlines off the field today. After promoting outfielder Michael Conforto to the big leagues earlier today, news broke during their game with the Los Angeles Dodgers that the Mets were close to adding Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta...