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New York Mets Will Name Bartolo Colon Opening Day Starter
March 23rd, 2015 at 10:47 AM
With just two weeks to go before the start of the regular season, New York Mets' skipper Terry Collins has finally decided on his Opening Day starter. That honor will go to 41 year old righty Bartolo Colon, organization sources told ESPN New York's Adam Rubin. Colon will face off...

New York Mets Defeat St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 in Spring Training Action
March 20th, 2015 at 7:30 PM
The New York Mets got some solid contributions from their offensive stars in a 5-4 exhibition victory over the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field. Michael Cuddyer, David Wright, and Curtis Granderson all delivered positive offensive performances for the Amazin's. The game also ended on a dramatic note, as Kirk...

Terry Collins Still Deciding on Opening Day Starter
March 18th, 2015 at 8:27 PM
The Major League Baseball season kicks off on April 6th in Washington for the New York Mets, but manager Terry Collins is still figuring out who will be on the mound that afternoon. The Mets had already ruled out Matt Harvey after he missed all of the 2014 season, and...

Bartolo Colon Struggles as New York Mets Fall to Tampa Bay Rays
March 15th, 2015 at 6:44 PM
Bartolo Colon had a rough outing for the New York Mets in Port Charlotte. Colon gave up five runs on seven hits in just two innings of work as the Mets fell 8-4 against the Tampa Bay Rays. This spring has been a rough one for Colon, whose Grapefruit League...

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...

Washington Nationals Rally to Defeat New York Mets 5-4 in Spring Action
March 5th, 2015 at 8:44 PM
The New York Mets suffered their first loss of the exhibition season today, falling 5-4 to the Washington Nationals in Viera. The Mets got a good start from Bartolo Colon, who tossed two perfect innings in his spring debut. Unfortunately for the Mets, their young relievers couldn't hold the lead. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Mets Looking at Rotation Crunch Heading into 2015
October 14th, 2014 at 10:27 PM
With Matt Harvey pegged to return to the New York Mets rotation for Opening Day 2015, the Amazins are going to have to move a starter, with no fewer than six big league arms currently in the rotation. In addition to Harvey, Zack Wheeler, Jonathon Niese, Dillon Gee, Bartolo Colon...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Bartolo Colon
October 14th, 2014 at 6:08 PM
Now that the 2014 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have already taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen. We will now take a look at every player on the active roster from A (Bobby Abreu) to Y (Eric Young Jr)...

Who’s on the New York Mets Trading Block?
October 7th, 2014 at 10:34 PM
Coming off a sixth-straight losing season, the New York Mets will certainly be under a microscope this offseason as GM Sandy Alderson looks for ways to make the Amazins contenders again in the NL East. A stockpile of young starting pitching, a dearth of offensive talent, and a self-imposed salary...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Starting Pitching
October 2nd, 2014 at 1:24 PM
The New York Mets 2014 season is over, and as part of our offseason coverage we will take a look back at how the Mets performed in each phase of the game this past season. Over the next several days we will review the Mets' offense, starting pitching, and bullpen....

Report: New York Mets Payroll Could Be Around 100 Million Dollars in 2015
September 29th, 2014 at 4:09 PM
Much of the speculation surrounding the New York Mets' offseason activities always centers on their payroll. The Mets have reduced payroll in each of the four years that GM Sandy Alderson has run the ship, with payroll bottoming out at around 85 million dollars this season. Earlier speculation, guided by...

New York Mets Close Out 2014 Season with 8-3 Win
September 28th, 2014 at 4:47 PM
New York-The 2014 season was a trying one at times for the New York Mets (79-83), who had their hot and cold stretches throughout the year. Even though they finished out of the playoffs for a sixth straight year, the Mets showed a lot of promise over the season's final...

Nationals Defeat Mets 4-2, Lose Denard Span to Injury
September 23rd, 2014 at 11:48 PM
The New York Mets (76-81) dropped their fourteenth game of the season to the Washington Nationals (92-64) Tuesday night by a score of 4-2 at Nationals Park. While the Nats picked up the win, they may have suffered a crucial loss as Denard Span made a diving catch into the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
September 23rd, 2014 at 6:58 PM
The New York Mets (76-80) open up their final road series of the year Tuesday night when they face the Washington Nationals (91-84) at Nationals Park. First pitch is set for 7:05 PM. Both teams are playing great ball as they enter the final week of the season, both having...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 16th, 2014 at 6:53 PM
The New York Mets (72-79) continue their three-game series with the visiting Miami Marlins (73-76) Monday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Mets wasted another great outing from Jacob deGrom in the opener to fall 6-5 and drop themselves eight games back in the...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 11th, 2014 at 4:26 PM
The New York Mets (71-75) have won four games in a row, and are trying to make a late push for .500. The Mets have taken advantage of teams who have pretty much packed it in and have also won four consecutive series as a result. The task ahead of...

Mets 101 Met of the Month, August 2014: Juan Lagares
September 6th, 2014 at 6:39 PM
Mets 101's Met of the Month for August is center fielder Juan Lagares. Lagares hit .268 with two home runs and 14 RBI in August, while putting on a defensive clinic out in center. He edged out Zack Wheeler for the honors, who had maybe his best month of his...

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...