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Category: ‘NL East’

Atlanta Braves Beat up Daisuke Matsuzaka and Win 5-4 Over New York Mets
July 2nd, 2014 at 8:59 AM
Atlanta-Daisuke Matsuzaka has done a commendable job filling in the New York Mets' starting rotation, but he knew his days as a starter might be numbered with Dillon Gee close to returning from the disabled list. Matsuzaka or Jacob deGrom will lose a rotation spot to Gee when he returns,...

Jeurys Familia’s Eighth Inning Meltdown Costs New York Mets Game
June 30th, 2014 at 11:13 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets let another game slip through their fingers in Atlanta. The Mets have let far too many leads slip away this season due to a failure to tack on runs and the failures of the bullpen. The goat for the Mets (37-46)  tonight was reliever Jeurys Familia,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 30th, 2014 at 5:56 PM
After dropping three out of four to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the New York Mets are in some serious danger. The Mets (37-45) have been on the fringes of playoff contention the whole season despite their struggles due to a relatively weak National League East. That may change as the two...

New York Mets Blow Out Miami Marlins to Win Series
June 22nd, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Miami-Runs are usually hard to come by for the New York Mets. The Mets had failed to score more than three runs in a game in over a week before they scored four to beat the Miami Marlins Saturday night. The Mets built on their strong offensive showing today, piling...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
June 22nd, 2014 at 10:20 AM
After getting Jacob deGrom a win yesterday, the New York Mets are feeling good. The Mets (34-41) have split the first six games of their seven game road trip, and can secure a winning trip with a victory this afternoon. The Mets have already won two of the first three...

Jacob DeGrom Finally Gets First Win as New York Mets Shutout Miami Marlins
June 21st, 2014 at 6:54 PM
Miami-Jacob deGrom's transition to the big leagues has been full of tough luck. deGrom has pitched well in his first eight starts for the New York Mets, but he didn't have a win to show for it heading into today's game against the Miami Marlins. deGrom has been a victim of...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
June 21st, 2014 at 3:11 PM
After having the tying run gunned down at home twice last night, the New York Mets (33-41) now find their series with the Miami Marlins (37-36) even at one game a piece. The Mets got a gem from Zack Wheeler to win the opener 1-0, but the Marlins returned the...

Marcell Ozuna Guns Down Tying Run at Plate Twice as Miami Marlins Beat New York Mets
June 20th, 2014 at 11:31 PM
Miami-After falling behind early in the game, the New York Mets were on the comeback trail. The Mets fell behind to the Miami Marlins 3-0, but constructed an eighth inning rally to pull within one. The Mets caught a bad break, however, as David Wright was gunned down at home...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
June 2nd, 2014 at 5:04 PM
After winning three of the first four games in the series, the New York Mets (27-29) will look to emphatically close out their series with the Philadelphia Phillies (24-30). The last three games in the series have gone to extra innings, with the Mets winning two of the three contests....

Lucas Duda’s 11th Inning Home Run Lifts New York Mets to Victory
June 1st, 2014 at 6:07 PM
Philadelphia-The New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies sure have played a lot of baseball this weekend. After playing 14 innings on consecutive nights, the Mets and Phillies played 11 today for good measure. The Mets (27-29) were able to come out on top thanks to a two run homer from...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
June 1st, 2014 at 1:37 PM
After two consecutive 14 inning marathons, the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies are hoping for a much quicker game this afternoon. The Mets (26-29) and Phillies (24-29) have played the equivalent of four games in three days thanks to the extra inning madness of the last two nights. The...

New York Mets Get Last Laugh Over Philadelphia Phillies in 14 Innings
May 31st, 2014 at 9:25 PM
Philadelphia-After the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies played a 14 inning game in five hours and 23 minutes last night, the odds were against another long game this time out. The Mets and Phils managed to play even longer today, going another 14 innings and playing five hours and...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
May 31st, 2014 at 1:07 PM
After playing deep into the night last night, the New York Mets (25-29) and Philadelphia Phillies (24-28) will have a relatively quick turn around for the third game of their five game series. The two teams, who have split the first two games of the five game set, will resume...

Dropped Fly Ball Dooms New York Mets in 14th Inning Loss
May 31st, 2014 at 12:50 PM
Philadelphia-The New York Mets' winning streak came to an end last night in truly bizarre fashion. The Mets and Philadelphia Phillies played deep into the night, with the game lasting 14 innings and nearly five and a half hours. Most extra inning games end with something dramatic, like a walkoff...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
May 29th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
The New York Mets (24-28) kick off a five-game series with their NL East rival Philadelphia Phillies (23-27) Thursday night at Citizens Bank Park in Philly. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM. It's the start of an eleven-game road trip for the Amazins, who will head to Chicago and...

New York Mets Split Doubleheader with 4-2 Win
May 25th, 2014 at 8:11 PM
New York-After scoring only three runs over the first two games of their three game set with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the concern was growing for the New York Mets. The Mets have had trouble winning low scoring games this season, as they entered the second game of their doubleheader carrying...

New York Mets Drop Series Finale to Washington Nationals 6-3
May 18th, 2014 at 4:57 PM
Washington, D.C.-One player the New York Mets have seen enough of in his brief career is Washington Nationals' catcher Wilson Ramos. Ramos has become a Met killer in his career, hitting .380 against them lifetime and driving in clutch run after clutch run against them. Even when Ramos isn't hitting...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
May 18th, 2014 at 11:20 AM
The New York Mets will wrap up their brief three game road trip this afternoon against the Washington Nationals. The Mets (20-22) and Nationals (22-20) have split the first two games of their three game series, with each side picking up a 5-2 victory in the series. The two teams...

Juan Lagares Shines as New York Mets Defeat Washington Nationals 5-2
May 17th, 2014 at 8:07 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets got a bit of social media buzz on Friday as a result of their own stubbornness. The Mets sent out their lineup and it didn't include Juan Lagares for the third consecutive day. Lagares, whose Gold Glove caliber defense has helped the Mets win games since...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
May 17th, 2014 at 12:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Mets (19-22) fell a foot short of a dramatic ninth inning rally last night. Daniel Murphy hit a fly ball that was caught by Jayson Werth at the wall, robbing him of a three run homer and a chance to tie the game. The Washington Nationals (22-19)...