Category: ‘Game Reviews’

New York Mets Look Flat in 5-2 Loss to Atlanta Braves
June 26th, 2016 at 4:43 PM
Atlanta-With a big series looming against the suddenly slumping Washington Nationals, New York Mets' manager Terry Collins took the opportunity to get some of his key players a day of rest. Curtis Granderson and Asdrubal Cabrera, two of the Mets' few healthy regulars, each got the day off. Top relievers...

Kelly Johnson’s 11th Inning Homer Powers Mets Past Braves
June 26th, 2016 at 12:08 AM
Atlanta-The Atlanta Braves have been a big thorn in the New York Mets' side over the years. The fact that this year's edition of the Braves are one of the worst outfits in baseball has done nothing to change that fact. The Braves have played the Mets very hard over...

New York Mets Finally Beat Atlanta Braves 8-6
June 24th, 2016 at 10:51 PM
Atlanta-It wasn't pretty, but the New York Mets can finally say they have a win over the Atlanta Braves. The Mets (39-33) jumped out to an 8-0 lead over the Braves (25-48) heading into the fifth, but Steven Matz coughed up six runs in the bottom of the frame to...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Blows Lead as Atlanta Braves Pick up 4-3 Win
June 23rd, 2016 at 10:45 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets looked as if they would pick up their third straight win. In the bottom of the eighth, the Mets held a 3-2 lead over the Atlanta Braves with the ball in the hands of setup man Addison Reed. Reed, who has been lights out this year,...

New York Mets Sweep Kansas City Royals with 4-3 Win
June 22nd, 2016 at 4:28 PM
New York-Things aren't perfect for the New York Mets right now, who are still struggling to score runs, but things could certainly be worse. The Mets entered this series on a three game losing streak after getting swept by the lowly Atlanta Braves and entering a brutal 20 game stretch...