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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...

Mets Make It Interesting, Shutout Braves 4-0
April 8th, 2014 at 11:09 PM
The New York Mets (3-4) defeated the Atlanta Braves (4-3) in their series opener Tuesday night at Turner Field by a score of 4-0. Mets closer Jose Valverde turned a comfortable lead into a cliffhanger in the ninth, loading the bases for Jason Heyward, but got the slugger to fly...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 8th, 2014 at 6:08 PM
The New York Mets (2-4) hit the road for the first time in 2014, as they meet their NL East rival Atlanta Braves (4-2) Monday evening at Turner Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Tonight's game kicks off a nine-game road trip for the Mets, who had the...

New York Mets Split Final Split Squad Games of Spring
March 23rd, 2014 at 6:18 PM
One of the unique quirks of spring training is the split squad game. The split squads allow major league teams to split their teams in half, giving them the opportunity to create more at bats and innings for players fighting to make the roster to show what they can do....

New York Mets Get Strong Outing from Zack Wheeler in Sping Win Over Atlanta Braves
March 9th, 2014 at 6:22 PM
New York Mets' pitcher Zack Wheeler certainly isn't shy in confidence. Wheeler told reporters when he arrived at spring training that he was aiming to be the team's Opening Day starter. Even though the Mets are very unlikely to give Wheeler a shot at the Opening Day gig, he will...

New York Mets Announce Prelimary 2014 Schedule
September 10th, 2013 at 8:34 PM
With the 2013 season only a few weeks away from completion, the New York Mets and their fans are looking ahead to the 2014 campaign. While the winter should be full of questions for the team, including what the future of Matt Harvey looks like, the 2014 regular season could...

Dillon Gee Leads New York Mets Past Atlanta Braves 5-2
September 4th, 2013 at 5:57 PM
Atlanta-Starting pitcher Dillon Gee has been a revelation for the New York Mets over the last several months. Gee was nearly out of the rotation at the end of May when his ERA was north of six. Since that time, however, Gee has become the most dependable member of the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
September 4th, 2013 at 11:42 AM
A three run seventh inning helped the Atlanta Braves down the New York Mets 3-1 last night. The Braves have now won the first two games of their three game set with the Mets, who have looked exhausted the last two days. The Mets will receive no rest for the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
September 3rd, 2013 at 6:24 PM
After getting drubbed by the Atlanta Braves yesterday afternoon, the New York Mets will look to snap their two game losing streak in tonight's game with the Atlanta Braves. The second of a three game set is scheduled for 7:10 pm at Turner Field. Carlos Torres (3-2, 2.77 ERA) will...

Atlanta Braves Pummel Dice-K, New York Mets 13-5
September 2nd, 2013 at 6:15 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets signed Daisuke Matsuzaka a few weeks ago out of necessity. With Jenrry Mejia going down for the season with an injury, the Mets needed a veteran arm to eat innings and help the organization keep innings limits for its young starting pitchers. Matsuzaka, however, has failed to...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
September 2nd, 2013 at 10:44 AM
After a tough loss to the Washington Nationals last night, the New York Mets got little sleep as they flew to Atlanta. The Mets will play a Labor Day matinee against their division rivals, the Atlanta Braves. The series will be the final meeting of the season between the Mets...

Chris Johnson’s Extra Inning Blast Lifts Atlanta Braves by New York Mets
August 21st, 2013 at 8:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York-The New York Mets have played their fair share of extra-innings this year. The Mets had played in 16 extra-inning contests prior to their matinee affair with the Atlanta Braves. The Mets found themselves in extras again today, when a blown call at first base opened the floodgates for...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
August 21st, 2013 at 10:19 AM
After a 5-3 win over the Atlanta Braves last night, the New York Mets have won two games in a row. They will look to break out the brooms this afternoon as they wrap up their brief two game series with Atlanta in a matinee affair at Citi Field. First...

Zack Wheeler Improves to 4-1 as New York Mets Defeat Atlanta Braves 7-4
July 25th, 2013 at 6:19 PM
New York-The New York Mets have played better baseball over the last month, but they have struggled at Citi Field for the entire season. The Mets entered the day with a record of 20-30 at home, which ranked as the second worst home win percentage in the major leagues (only...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
July 25th, 2013 at 11:45 AM
After dropping an 8-2 decision to the Atlanta Braves last night, the New York Mets will wrap up their seven game homestand this afternoon with a 12:10 matinee affair. The Mets are 3-3 so far on their homestand, and a win today would secure a series split with Atlanta and...

New York Mets Bounce Back, Down Atlanta Braves 4-1
July 24th, 2013 at 7:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** Say what you want about the team’s record this season, the talent on the on the roster, or the individual performances of some players this season, but one thing that is clear with this New York Mets' team is that they play hard each and every day. Last night, the Mets...

Mets Lose Jon Niese, Take Series from Braves with 4-3 Win
June 21st, 2013 at 1:33 AM
The New York Mets (28-41) defeated the Atlanta Braves (43-31) 4-3 Thursday night to take three games out of their five-game series with their NL East rivals. After falling into an early two-run deficit and having to work around the loss of starter Jon Neise, the Mets rallied back to...

Zack Wheeler Impresses in Debut as New York Mets Defeat Atlanta Braves 6-1
June 18th, 2013 at 11:30 PM
The New York Mets completed a sweep of their doubleheader with the Atlanta Braves Tuesday night with a 6-1 victory at Turner Field. Top prospect Zack Wheeler looked solid in his long awaited MLB debut, tossing six shutout innings, allowing four hits and five walks while striking out seven. Wheeler...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves (Game 2)
June 18th, 2013 at 6:15 PM
The New York Mets (26-40) will look to pick up where they left off Tuesday evening against the Atlanta Braves (42-29) after taking the first game of a day-night doubleheader by a score of 4-3. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM at Turner Field in Atlanta. The nightcap will...

Matt Harvey Finally Gets Sixth Win as New York Mets Take Day Portion of Double Header 4-3
June 18th, 2013 at 4:43 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets entered their double header with the Atlanta Braves expecting to get a look at their future on the mound. While Zack Wheeler's eagerly anticipated major league debut is hours away, the team's ace Matt Harvey got to work early in the day portion of the doubleheader....