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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...

New York Mets Wallop Cincinnati Reds 14-5
September 5th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
Cincinnati-After slumbering through much of the second half, the New York Mets (67-74) got a rare offensive explosion tonight. The Mets took advantage of hitter friendly Great American Ballpark to score a season high 14 runs. That offense would be more than enough to defeat the Cincinnati Reds (66-75) 14-5. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Mets Score Twice in Eighth, Hold Off Miami Marlins 4-3
September 3rd, 2014 at 10:32 PM
Miami-Jacob deGrom pitched well enough to earn a win, but the New York Mets blew the lead for him in the seventh. The Mets were able to gain that lead back in the eighth, scoring two runs to grab a 4-2 lead. The Mets (66-74) were able to hang on...

Lagares, Wright Lead Mets Over Marlins 8-6
September 2nd, 2014 at 11:04 PM
The New York Mets (65-74) evened up their series with the Miami Marlins (67-70) Tuesday night with an 8-6 win at Marlins Park. The Mets pounded out sixteen hits, including three from David Wright, who had his first three-hit game since he went 4-for-4 on July 11. ***PHOTO1*** Game Highlights Juan Lagares was...

Eighth Inning Implosion Costs New York Mets in 9-6 Loss
September 1st, 2014 at 5:48 PM
Miami-The New York Mets (64-74) started off their final month of the 2014 season on a very bad note. The Mets blew two separate leads against the Miami Marlins (67-69), who rallied for a 9-6 win. The biggest culprit was relief pitcher Jeurys Familia (L, 2-4), who gave up three...

New York Mets Hang on to Beat Philadelphia Phillies 6-5
August 31st, 2014 at 4:53 PM
New York-The New York Mets (64-73) didn't make it easy for their fans today. The Mets jumped out to a 5-2 lead in the middle innings, but the Philadelphia Phillies (62-74) didn't go down without a fight. The Phillies came back and got the tying run on base in the...

Philadelphia Phillies Use Big Sixth Inning to Beat New York Mets
August 30th, 2014 at 11:02 PM
New York-The Philadelphia Phillies (62-73) have struggled mightily against the New York Mets (63-73) this season. The Mets had won 12 of the first 17 matchups with the Phillies this season, but it didn't matter in this contest. The Phillies used a five run sixth inning and a strong performance...

Jacob DeGrom Picks up Win as New York Mets Down Philadelphia Phillies
August 29th, 2014 at 10:47 PM
New York-After suffering a rough outing in his return from the disabled list, Jacob deGrom (W, 7-6) showed tremendous improvement tonight. deGrom allowed one run in seven innings of work for the New York Mets (63-72), but was in line for a no decision after giving up the tying run...

Minor Leads Braves Past Mets, 6-1
August 28th, 2014 at 11:13 PM
The New York Mets (62-72) dropped their series with the Atlanta Braves (70-64) with a 6-1 loss Thursday night at Citi Field. Mike Minor did it all, tossing seven-plus innings of one-run ball, while chipping in offensively with a 2-for-3 night at the plate. The Braves pounded out fourteen hits...