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Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 19th, 2014 at 4:44 PM
Friday was a whirlwind day for the New York Mets. The Mets made a big move before the game, trading first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates literally minutes before first pitch. The Mets (8-8) then forgot their bats against the Atlanta Braves (11-5), getting one hit in a...

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 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 18th, 2014 at 6:34 PM
After wrapping up a very successful nine game road trip, the New York Mets return home above the .500 mark for the first time this season. The Mets check into today's action with an 8-7 record, and they will now look to build on their strong trip over a 10...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
April 16th, 2014 at 1:31 PM
After cruising to a 9-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks last night, the New York Mets reached the .500 mark for the first time this season. The Mets (7-7) have won the first two games of their series with the Diamondbacks (4-13) by a combined score of 16-2. The Mets...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
April 15th, 2014 at 7:17 PM
The New York Mets were able to bounce back from a bad outing on Sunday afternoon with a 7-3 victory last night. Zack Wheeler picked up his first win of the season for the Mets (6-7) by holding the Arizona Diamondbacks (4-12) to two runs over 6.1 innings pitched. The...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
April 14th, 2014 at 7:03 PM
After getting thumped by the Los Angeles Angels 14-2 yesterday afternoon, it was easy to feel down about the New York Mets. Nothing went right for the Mets (5-7) at all. Starting pitcher Bartolo Colon got shelled, giving up nine runs in five innings. The bullpen gave up five more...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Angels
April 13th, 2014 at 1:12 PM
The New York Mets and Los Angeles Angels have played a lot of baseball over the last two nights. Friday night saw the two teams go for 12 innings in a contest that saw the Angels pick up a 5-4 win. The Mets got even last night as Anthony Recker's...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Angels
April 11th, 2014 at 9:02 PM
After taking two out of three in their series with the Atlanta Braves, the New York Mets flew six hours out west for their first West Coast road trip of the season. The Mets will kick off the interleague portion of their schedule tonight as they open their three game...

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 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 9th, 2014 at 6:32 PM
After Bartolo Colon's superb outing last night, the New York Mets got their road trip off to a winning start with a 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves. The Mets will look to make it two in a row when they renew their series with the Braves tonight at 7:10...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Cincinnati Reds at New York Mets
April 5th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
It took four games, but the New York Mets finally broke into the win column last night. The Mets defeated the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 on a rainy night to open up their three game series. Lucas Duda powered the Mets to victory, clubbing a pair of two run homers just...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 3rd, 2014 at 12:06 PM
After dropping the first two games of their season, the New York Mets are looking to avoid a season opening sweep. The Mets will look to salvage the finale of their three game set with the Washington Nationals this afternoon at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler will make his season debut...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 2nd, 2014 at 6:37 PM
After a rough 9-7 loss to the Washington Nationals on Opening Day Monday, the New York Mets will look to bounce back and pick up their first win of the season tonight. The Mets and Nats will play the second game of their three game set at 7:10 pm at...