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Jason Bay, Manny Acosta, and Andres Torres Move on from New York Mets
December 13th, 2012 at 7:23 PM
The Hot Stove season is in full swing, and the New York Mets have been pretty quiet thus far. While a lot of teams have made big splashes (see the signing of Josh Hamilton by the Los Angeles Angels today), the Mets have been locked into discussions with R.A. Dickey...

New York Mets Non-Tender Mike Pelfrey, Andres Torres, and Manny Acosta
December 1st, 2012 at 6:10 PM
The non-tender deadline arrived yesterday and the New York Mets declined to tender new contracts to pitchers Mike Pelfrey and Manny Acosta as well as outfielder Andres Torres, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The biggest name of the three is Pelfrey, who told Rubin he will likely be pitching...

Mets 101 Position Review Roundtable: Outfield
November 17th, 2012 at 7:08 PM
The weak link, by far, for the New York Mets' offense in 2012 was their outfield. The outfield was woeful, as the Mets got little power production from the group and not much in the batting average department either. The team's decision to buy out outfielder Jason Bay a week...

Mets 101 Player Review: Andres Torres
November 15th, 2012 at 8:09 AM
Now that the 2012 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting rotation, and bullpen this past season.  We will now take a look at every player on the roster from A (Manny Acosta) to Y (Chris Young)...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Mike Pelfrey Will Be Non-Tendered
October 24th, 2012 at 1:05 PM
As the New York Mets are moving along into the offseason, they are starting to factor arbitration elibility into the team's decisions for 2013. Several players have already been pruned from the 40 man roster to make room for prospects such as Zack Wheeler and Darin Gorski in order to...

The New York Mets Close Out Their 2012 Season with a Win
October 3rd, 2012 at 7:18 PM
Miami-  It's been one heck of a year for the New York Mets and company.  From the fast and great start, to the lows of the second half, the 2012 season was anything but a roller coaster.  To which we, the staff at Mets101.com and Sportsmedia101.com, say thank you.  Finishing...

David Wright Becomes All Time Hits Leader for New York Mets in 6-0 Win
September 26th, 2012 at 10:17 PM
New York- For all the negativity surrounding the New York Mets in the second half of the season, this last homestand has turned into an opportunity to generate some good will with the fans. The team responded to Terry Collins' challenge to finish the season strong by ripping off a...

Offense Disappears for New York Mets in 3-0 Loss
September 16th, 2012 at 6:48 PM
Milwaukee- The New York Mets have not been known for their offense in the second half. Today's game against the Milwaukee Brewers was no exception. The Mets failed to provide starter Chris Young with any run support as the Brewers cruised to a 3-0 victory.  ***PHOTO1***  The star of the game...

New York Mets Leave an Army on the Basepaths in Shutout Loss
September 7th, 2012 at 11:16 PM
New York- The New York Mets have found a lot of ways to lose games this season. One of the most common themes in their losses has been poor bullpen performance, but coming in close second is offensive ineptitude. The Mets had plenty of that on display Friday night, as...

Questionable Call by Umpires Derails Rally in Ninth Inning for New York Mets
September 3rd, 2012 at 5:47 PM
St. Louis-The New York Mets were in the process of a comeback on this Labor Day Monday. The team had rallied from 4-0 down to cut the St. Louis Cardinals' lead to 5-4 by the top of the ninth inning. St. Louis closer Jason Motte gave up what appeared to...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Houston Astros at New York Mets
August 26th, 2012 at 1:02 PM
After finally getting in the win column on this homestand, the New York Mets will look to wrap it up on a winning note this afternoon. The team will look to win its series with the Houston Astros in the series finale at 1:10 pm at Citi Field. The Mets...

R.A. Dickey Records 16th Win as New York Mets Finally Snap Losing Streak
August 26th, 2012 at 10:53 AM
New York-The New York Mets entered yesterday's game with the Houston Astros as close to rock bottom as physically possible. The team was mired in a six game losing streak, five of which came against the National League's cellar dwellars. The Mets were also in danger of falling into last...

New York Mets Have a Mess on Their Hands in the Outfield
August 13th, 2012 at 11:51 AM
With the New York Mets' seemingly annual fade from contention in progress, the team has begun to take stock of what they have in the kitchen cupboard after this season. The Mets have learned that their infield should be in good shape for the future after Ruben Tejada established himself...

Tough Return for Johan Santana and New York Mets
August 12th, 2012 at 10:36 AM
New York-  In what was his first return from the disabled list, Johan Santana's performance unfortunately, was anything but abled.  As he stated after the tough night, "It's not easy."  The Mets and Santana took a loss in their game against the Atlanta Braves 8-3.  ***PHOTO1*** The first reaction out of many...

Outfielder Andres Torres’ First Year in Flushing Has not Been a Pretty One
August 9th, 2012 at 7:49 PM
When the New York Mets acquired Andres Torres and Ramon Ramirez in exchange for Angel Pagan Met fans thought they were getting in Torres a leadoff hitter who would be able to get on base with regularity and steal bases.  That hasn’t been the case this season as Torres has...

R.A. Dickey Superb for New York Mets in Complete Game 6-1 Victory Over Miami Marlins
August 9th, 2012 at 3:26 PM
New York-  Say hello to the new leader in strikeouts and wins in the N.L. for the 2012 season.  R.A. Dickey was just dealing for the Amazins today.  A performance much needed after the Mets hit a nine-game skid at home, with yesterday's loss.  Dickey only allowed five-hits and one...

Poor Fourth Inning Looms Large as New York Mets Fall 4-2
August 7th, 2012 at 11:27 PM
New York- The road weary New York Mets finally returned home on Tuesday night to begin a three game set with their division rivals, the Miami Marlins. Old friend Jose Reyes, who has been hitting .371 since the All Star Break, and his replacement Ruben Tejada were set for another...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at San Diego Padres
August 5th, 2012 at 2:30 PM
The New York Mets feel like they've gotten their groove back, and their performance on this road trip has backed it up. After a dismal 1-11 start to the second half, the Mets have responded to go 6-4 thus far on a difficult West Coast road trip. Today, their winding...

Jeremy Hefner Throws a Gem as New York Mets Roll to 6-2 Victory Over San Diego Padres
August 5th, 2012 at 11:05 AM
San Diego-Jeremy Hefner knew before he even took the ball that this start could be his last for a while. With Johan Santana due off of the disabled list early next week and Matt Harvey showing he's ready for the big league spotlight, Hefner looked destined for the long relief...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants
August 2nd, 2012 at 2:17 PM
After a very nice 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants last night, the New York Mets are back at it again this afternoon. They will wrap up their four game set in San Francisco in a matinee game at 3:45 at AT&T Park. The Mets, who have won two...