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Mets Complete Sweep of Braves with 6-3 Win, Streak Now at Eleven
April 23rd, 2015 at 6:20 PM
The New York Mets (13-3) completed a three-game sweep of the Atlanta Braves (8-7) Thursday afternoon with a 6-3 win at Citi Field. With the win, the Mets have now tied their franchise record for longest winning streak with eleven straight victories. ***PHOTO1*** Game Highlights The Amazins got off to a hot start,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 23rd, 2015 at 12:47 PM
The New York Mets (12-3) have taken full advantage of their 10 game home stand so far. All nine home games at Citi Field so far this season have resulted in Mets' victories. The Mets as a team have won 10 straight, and they have a chance to make some...

New York Mets Rally for 10th Straight Victory
April 22nd, 2015 at 10:43 PM
New York-The New York Mets just keep finding ways to win. Winners of nine straight heading into tonight's contest with the Atlanta Braves, the Mets were looking to match their longest winning streak in seven years. While the Braves were in front early, the Mets rallied to tie the game...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 22nd, 2015 at 3:54 PM
The New York Mets (11-3) have gotten off to a very hot start, and it has helped them race out to the best record in the major leagues. The Mets are tied with the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals for the best record in baseball, and the hot start...

New York Mets Run Winning Streak to Nine with 7-1 Victory
April 21st, 2015 at 10:42 PM
New York-The New York Mets have been on fire for the last week and a half. The Mets entered their contest with the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night riding their longest winning streak in five years. The Braves are the only team to win a series against the Mets so...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
April 21st, 2015 at 5:23 PM
The New York Mets (10-3) have won eight in a row, so it might seem odd that they have some questions to answer. That comes as the result of injury, and the Mets suffered two key ones on Sunday when they lost Travis d'Arnaud (fractured finger) and Jerry Blevins (fractured...

New York Mets Avoid Sweep with 4-3 Win Over Atlanta Braves
April 12th, 2015 at 5:24 PM
Atlanta-After winning their opening series with the Washington Nationals, getting swept by the Atlanta Braves would have been an unmitigated disaster for the New York Mets. Coming home with a 2-4 record would have brought a ton of questions about manager Terry Collins' lineup construction, the pitching outside of Matt...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 12th, 2015 at 11:56 AM
After consecutive 5-3 losses to the Atlanta Braves (5-0), the New York Mets (2-3) find themselves below .500 for the first time this season. They will look to change that this afternoon as the two teams wrap up their three game series at Turner Field. First pitch is scheduled for...

New York Mets Struggle Offensively in 5-3 Loss to Atlanta Braves
April 12th, 2015 at 8:01 AM
Atlanta-The New York Mets made a huge impression offensively in spring training, leading the Grapefruit League in homers. That power has all but vanished in the regular season, with the Mets having no homers heading into their game with the Atlanta Braves Saturday night. The Mets (2-3) didn't homer again...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 11th, 2015 at 5:52 PM
After a tough loss last night, the New York Mets (2-2) will look to bounce back. The Mets will look to even their series with the Atlanta Braves (4-0) tonight, when the two teams continue their three game series. First pitch at Turner Field is scheduled for 7:10 pm. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets...

Rare Mental Gaffe from David Wright Costs New York Mets in 5-3 Loss
April 11th, 2015 at 12:19 AM
Atlanta-The New York Mets came into their matchup with the Atlanta Braves looking to make an early statement. The Mets won their opening series with the Washington Nationals, but found themselves looking up at the Braves. The Braves were not expected by many to contend, so an early jump could...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 10th, 2015 at 4:38 PM
The New York Mets (2-1) took care of business in their opening series, winning two out of three against the Washington Nationals. Getting a series victory over the division favorites helps the Mets make an early statement, but it wasn't good enough to put them in first place. That honor...

New York Mets Roll Over Atlanta Braves in Final Spring Meeting
March 13th, 2015 at 6:37 PM
The New York Mets wrapped up their spring meetings with the Atlanta Braves this afternoon, and ended the spring series in style. The final score was a 13-2 rout, with the Mets jumping out offensively early in the action. The Mets scored five runs in the first inning and were...

Atlanta Braves Beat New York Mets 3-2 in Grapefruit League Action
March 10th, 2015 at 5:43 PM
The New York Mets' losing streak extended to three as they fell to the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in Orlando. The game was decided early, as Mets' starter Bartolo Colon gave up three runs in the third inning. The back breaker was a two run homer from Braves' first baseman Freddie...

New York Mets Split a Pair of Exhibition Contests
March 7th, 2015 at 8:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Today the New York Mets had their first split squad contests of the Grapefruit League season. Split squad games are a popular way for managers to give young players some starts and an opportunity to earn more playing time, potentially leading to roster spots. The Mets, appropriately, split their...

New York Mets Kick Off Spring Play with 8-2 Win
March 4th, 2015 at 10:23 PM
The New York Mets kicked off their Grapefruit League schedule this afternoon with a trip to Orlando to face off with the Atlanta Braves. After starter Dillon Gee struggled in the early going, the Mets were able to bounce back. The Mets offense exploded for eight runs as they came...

Atlanta Braves Add Former Met Eric Young Jr on Minor League Deal
February 13th, 2015 at 5:54 PM
After a few months on the free agent market, former New York Mets' outfielder Eric Young Jr has found a new home. Mets fans might also get a chance to see Young a bit more often than they'd like, since his new home is with an NL East rival. The...

New York Mets and Miami Marlins Appear to Be Jockeying for Second Place in NL East
December 29th, 2014 at 3:10 PM
With a lot of the offseason's big moves having already taken place, the National League East looks a lot different than it did a few months ago. Not much has changed at the top of the division, as the Washington Nationals have maintained a strong core and remain the favorites...

New York Mets’ NL East Rivals Make Some Moves
November 17th, 2014 at 1:28 PM
With the offseason in full swing, teams are beginning to make moves to try and improve on their 2014 records. The New York Mets struck early, adding outfielder Michael Cuddyer on a two year deal last week. Now two of the Mets' biggest rivals, the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins,...

New York Mets Knock Atlanta Braves Out of Playoff Contention with Series Sweep
September 21st, 2014 at 4:58 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets (76-80) just completed a banner weekend in their personal house of horrors, Turner Field. The Mets swept away their three game set with the Atlanta Braves (76-79) and capped their weekend in style with a walloping 10-2 win. The result, combined with a 1-0 victory for...