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New York Mets Close Out 2014 Season with 8-3 Win
September 28th, 2014 at 4:47 PM
New York-The 2014 season was a trying one at times for the New York Mets (79-83), who had their hot and cold stretches throughout the year. Even though they finished out of the playoffs for a sixth straight year, the Mets showed a lot of promise over the season's final...

Lucas Duda’s Walk Off Homer Helps New York Mets to 2-1 Win
September 27th, 2014 at 10:56 PM
New York-With a nearly full house thanks to a post game Austin Mahone concert, the New York Mets (78-83) played in front of one of their biggest crowds of the season. They nearly sent those fans home disappointed thanks to a putrid offensive showing through the first eight innings. The...

Mets Drop Nightcap to Nationals 3-0
September 25th, 2014 at 11:36 PM
The New York Mets (77-82) lost the second game of their doubleheader with the Washington Nationals (93-65) Thursday night by a score of 3-0 at Nationals Park. Gio Gonzalez was locked in, striking out a career-high twelve batters and with the loss, the Mets secured their sixth straight losing season. ***PHOTO1*** Game...

New York Mets Win Opener of Doubleheader 7-4
September 25th, 2014 at 5:43 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets (77-81) got off to a good start in their double header with the Washington Nationals (92-65), defeating them 7-4 in the opener. The Mets held the lead on three separate occasions, but they needed three runs in the later innings to seal the win. The...

Nationals Defeat Mets 4-2, Lose Denard Span to Injury
September 23rd, 2014 at 11:48 PM
The New York Mets (76-81) dropped their fourteenth game of the season to the Washington Nationals (92-64) Tuesday night by a score of 4-2 at Nationals Park. While the Nats picked up the win, they may have suffered a crucial loss as Denard Span made a diving catch into the...

New York Mets Knock Atlanta Braves Out of Playoff Contention with Series Sweep
September 21st, 2014 at 4:58 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets (76-80) just completed a banner weekend in their personal house of horrors, Turner Field. The Mets swept away their three game set with the Atlanta Braves (76-79) and capped their weekend in style with a walloping 10-2 win. The result, combined with a 1-0 victory for...

New York Mets Knock Off Atlanta Braves 4-2
September 20th, 2014 at 10:32 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets (75-80) dealt another crippling blow to the Atlanta Braves (76-78), picking up a 4-2 win on Saturday night. The Braves caught a bad break when starting pitcher Mike Minor (L, 6-12) departed after only one inning of work with a shoulder injury, forcing them to burn...

New York Mets Shut Out Atlanta Braves 5-0
September 19th, 2014 at 11:08 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets (74-80) dealt a devastating blow to the Atlanta Braves (76-77), picking up a 5-0 shutout victory to open their three game series. The Mets got a quality outing from Zack Wheeler (W, 11-10), who tossed six shutout innings to pick up the win. The Braves slim...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

Rafael Montero Picks up First Career Win as New York Mets Sweep Colorado Rockies
September 11th, 2014 at 12:06 AM
New York-Rafael Montero finally recorded his first career major league win as the resurgent New York Mets (71-75) defeated the Colorado Rockies (59-87) 2-0 to complete a three game series sweep. The Mets have now won four games in a row and have closed to within four games of the...

DeGrom Brilliant as Mets Shutout Rockies 2-0
September 10th, 2014 at 1:34 AM
The New York Mets (70-75) won their third straight and sixth out of their last seven with a 2-0 shutout of the Colorado Rockies (59-86) Tuesday night at Citi Field. Quietly, the Amazins have pulled to within five games of .500 for the first time since exactly one month before,...

New York Mets Walk Off with Win Against Colorado Rockies
September 8th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
New York-The New York Mets (69-75) continued their strong start to September tonight, but it wasn't easy. The Mets trailed the Colorado Rockies (59-85) 2-1 headed to the bottom of the ninth inning and stared down former teammate LaTroy Hawkins. Hawkins, who was with the Mets last season, didn't record...

New York Mets Hang on to Beat Cincinnati Reds 4-3
September 7th, 2014 at 5:11 PM
Cincinnati-The New York Mets concluded a solid road trip in Cincinnati this afternoon by beating the Cincinnati Reds 4-3. The Mets (68-75) didn't have it easy, however, as the Reds (67-76) loaded the bases with two outs in the bottom of the ninth against Jenrry Mejia. Mejia was able to...

Cueto, Power Bats Lift Reds 2-1 in Win Over Mets
September 6th, 2014 at 9:02 PM
The New York Mets (67-75) dropped the second game of their series with the Cincinnati Reds (67-75) Saturday afternoon at Great American Ballpark by a score of 2-1. Just one day after the Amazins pounded out 18 hits en route to a 14-5 victory, they managed just one run on...