Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Mets’ Season Comes to End in 3-0 Wild Card Loss to Giants
October 6th, 2016 at 1:22 AM
New York-The wild card game between the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants was predicted to be an epic pitcher's duel, and it certainly lived up to the hype. Noah Syndergaard was brilliant for the Mets, allowing only two hits over seven shutout innings while striking out 10. Madison...

Philadelphia Phillies Defeat New York Mets 5-2 in Regular Season Finale
October 2nd, 2016 at 6:10 PM
Philadelphia-With nothing to play for after clinching the top wild card spot yesterday, the New York Mets simply needed to get through their regular season finale against the Philadelphia Phillies without any injuries to key players. The Mets accomplished that mission, resting most of their starters and pulling the rest...

New York Mets Clinch Wild Card Berth with 5-3 Win Over Philadelphia Phillies
October 1st, 2016 at 4:16 PM
Philadelphia-After a long and at times frustrating year, the New York Mets can finally lay claim to a postseason berth. The Mets (87-74) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (70-91) 5-3 to complete one of the more amazing comebacks in franchise history. After trailing the St. Louis Cardinals by 5.5 games for...

New York Mets Move to Brink of Playoffs with 5-1 Win Over Philadelphia Phillies
September 30th, 2016 at 10:06 PM
Philadelphia-With only three days left in the regular season, each game becomes significantly more important for the New York Mets. The Mets entered their game with the Philadelphia Phillies with a magic number of two, meaning they could clinch a playoff berth with a win and a loss by the...

New York Mets Defeat Miami Marlins to Reduce Magic Number to Three
September 28th, 2016 at 10:53 PM
Miami-With only four games left in the regular season entering tonight, every win is massive for the New York Mets. The Miami Marlins were officially eliminated from the playoff hunt last night, but they had something to play for in the form of pride. While the Marlins have been difficult...