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Cardinals Return Favor, Shutout Mets 3-0
April 22nd, 2014 at 11:27 PM
The New York Mets (10-10) were shutout 3-0 Tuesday night by the St. Louis Cardinals (12-9) at Citi Field in Flushing. After a 2-0 shutout of their own on Monday night, the Mets managed just four hits en route to their second goose egg of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright...

Mejia, Mets Shutout Cardinals 2-0 in Series Opener
April 22nd, 2014 at 1:08 AM
The New York Mets (10-9) shutout the St. Louis Cardinals (11-9) in their series opener Monday night with a 2-0 win at Citi Field. Donned in camouflage jerseys, the Mets staff stymied the Redbirds offense all night long, as four pitchers combined for the six-hit shutout. After a slow start offensively,...

New York Mets Defeat Atlanta Braves 4-3 in 14 Innings
April 20th, 2014 at 9:35 PM
New York-The New York Mets entered Easter Sunday looking to snap a two game losing streak to the Atlanta Braves. The Mets weren't banking on having to play nearly five hours to do it. After some early scoring, the Mets and Braves played to a draw for seven innings. The...

Atlanta Braves Defeat New York Mets 7-5
April 20th, 2014 at 9:50 AM
New York-After a loss to the Atlanta Braves Friday night, the New York Mets looked to Bartolo Colon to bounce back. Colon defeated the Braves in his last time out, so the Mets felt confident. The Braves felt confident in their starter as well since Ervin Santana dominated the Mets...

Atlanta Braves Nearly No-Hit New York Mets in 6-0 Win
April 19th, 2014 at 7:42 AM
New York-While the pregame headlines were dominated by the trade of Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the New York Mets still had a game to play. The Mets opened up a 10 game home stand against the Atlanta Braves last night looking to improve their play at Citi Field....

Mets Complete Sweep of D-Backs with 5-2 Win
April 17th, 2014 at 1:03 AM
The New York Mets (8-7) completed a three-game sweep over the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-14) Wednesday afternoon at Chase Field in Phoenix. With the victory, the Mets wrapped up their nine game road trip with an impressive 6-3 record and moved their overall record above .500 for the first time this...

Mets Cruise to 9-0 Win Over Diamondbacks
April 16th, 2014 at 12:31 AM
The New York Mets (7-7) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-13) by a score of 9-0 Tuesday night at Chase Field in Phoenix. After five previous attempts to get to .500, the Mets finally evened up their record on the season, breaking out the bats in the process. The Mets exploded...

New York Mets Bounce Back, Defeat Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3
April 15th, 2014 at 11:53 AM
Phoenix-After one of their worst performances in a while on Sunday, the New York Mets were looking to bounce back against the Arizona Diamondbacks last night. The Mets were able to do that, as Lucas Duda's strong offensive night keyed a 7-3 victory for the visitors. The victory, however, may...

Los Angeles Angels Thump New York Mets 14-2
April 13th, 2014 at 6:51 PM
Anaheim-Sometimes in sports it just isn't your day. Today was one of those days for the New York Mets. Starter Bartolo Colon got hammered early, surrendering three consecutive home runs in the first inning to put the Mets in a hole. Colon never recovered, and the Mets (5-7) ended up...

Anthony Recker’s 13th Inning Home Run Lifts New York Mets to Win
April 13th, 2014 at 9:31 AM
Anaheim-Just one day after a 12 inning loss to the Los Angeles Angels, the New York Mets played deep into the night again. The Mets were posed to wrap up a 6-3 victory in nine innings, but Jose Valverde blew a save and the game was sent to extras. The...

Los Angeles Angels Need Extra Innings to Defeat New York Mets 5-4
April 12th, 2014 at 7:59 AM
Anaheim-The New York Mets played late into the night on the West Coast. The Mets kicked off their three game set with the Los Angeles Angels by playing their second extra inning affair of the season. The game would last 11 innings, but it would end with the Angels walking...

Eric Young Jr., Mets, Sprint to 6-4 Win Over Braves
April 10th, 2014 at 10:49 PM
The New York Mets (4-5) defeated the Atlanta Braves (5-4) in their series finale Thursday night by a score of at Turner Field. The Mets took two out of three for their division rivals and displayed excellent small ball throughout the night, led by their leadoff man on the basepaths. The...

Late Rally Comes up Short in 4-3 Loss for New York Mets
April 10th, 2014 at 12:39 AM
Atlanta-The New York Mets got a rough outing from Zack Wheeler, as he allowed four runs in five innings of work. That effort, combined with a stellar performance from Atlanta Braves' starter Ervin Santana, left the Mets down 4-0 heading into the ninth. The Mets did make things interesting against...

Mets Make It Interesting, Shutout Braves 4-0
April 8th, 2014 at 11:09 PM
The New York Mets (3-4) defeated the Atlanta Braves (4-3) in their series opener Tuesday night at Turner Field by a score of 4-0. Mets closer Jose Valverde turned a comfortable lead into a cliffhanger in the ninth, loading the bases for Jason Heyward, but got the slugger to fly...

Cincinnati Reds Squeak by New York Mets 2-1 in Series Finale
April 6th, 2014 at 6:47 PM
New York-After the New York Mets won the first two games of their weekend series, fans were hopeful they could complete a sweep and stabilize their record. The Mets had dropped the first three games of their season to the Washington Nationals, but they could level their record by sweeping...

Ike Davis’ Walk Off Grand Slam Lifts New York Mets to 6-3 Victory
April 5th, 2014 at 5:16 PM
New York-The first base competition was deemed over by manager Terry Collins yesterday. Lucas Duda was named the New York Mets' first baseman and hit two homers in his first game as the starter yesterday, seemingly ending any debate for a while. Ike Davis had the last laugh in today's game...

Duda’s Homers Lift Mets Over Reds 4-3
April 5th, 2014 at 12:06 AM
The New York Mets (1-3) picked up their first win of the 2014 season Friday night over the Cincinnati Reds (1-3) by a score of 4-3 at Citi Field. Newly appointed first baseman Lucas Duda made his presence felt with two home runs that ultimately gave the Amazins the offense...

Mets Drop Finale 8-2, Nationals Complete Sweep
April 4th, 2014 at 10:14 AM
The New York Mets (0-3) lost their third straight game to the Washington Nationals (3-0) by a score of 8-2 Thursday afternoon at Citi Field. The winless start to the season is the franchise's worst since 2005, when the Mets went 0-5 to open the campaign. The afternoon started off promising...

New York Mets Offense Slumps in 5-1 Loss to Washington Nationals
April 3rd, 2014 at 10:04 AM
New York-The New York Mets didn't get their season off to a great start on Opening Day, losing 9-7 to the Washington Nationals. While the offense did score seven runs, they also contributed an alarming 18 strikeouts in the loss. The Mets didn't do much better against the Nationals last...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Implodes in Extra Inning Loss to Washington Nationals
March 31st, 2014 at 5:20 PM
Everything seemed to be going the New York Mets' way early in the day on Monday. The Mets built a 4-2 lead against the Washington Nationals and starter Dillon Gee had a strong outing. The Mets' bullpen, however, got involved and everything went downhill from there. The Mets' relievers combined...