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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...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
August 30th, 2014 at 5:25 PM
After winning 4-1 behind Jacob deGrom last night, the New York Mets (63-72) snapped a two game losing streak. The Mets also continued their mastery of the Philadelphia Phillies (61-73) this season. The Mets have won 12 of their first 17 matchups this season, and can win this series tonight....

Bartolo Colon Clears Waivers, Several Teams Could Be Interested in Trade
August 26th, 2014 at 4:43 PM
As expected, Bartolo Colon cleared revocable trade waivers yesterday afternoon. The trade market for Colon is now expected to heat up over the next few days as the Mets look to get a good return for Colon's services. Andy Martino of the New York Daily News reports that the Los...

Mets Bats Awaken, Avoid Sweep in 11-3 Win Over Dodgers
August 24th, 2014 at 8:19 PM
The New York Mets (61-70) salvaged the final game of their three-game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers (74-58) with an 11-3 win Sunday afternoon at Dodger Stadium. Outscored 13-6 in the first two games of the weekend, the Met offense belted out fourteen hits in support of Bartolo Colon,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers
August 24th, 2014 at 3:43 PM
The New York Mets (60-70) look to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers (74-57) Sunday afternoon at Dodger Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 4:10 EDT. ***PHOTO1*** Local Media Coverage TV - SNY Radio - WOR Mets Starting Lineup RF Curtis Granderson 2B Daniel Murphy 3B David Wright 1B Lucas Duda C Travis d'Arnaud CF Juan...

New York Mets Place Bartolo Colon on Revocable Trade Waivers
August 24th, 2014 at 11:13 AM
A few days ago, we discussed the potential reasons why the New York Mets had not placed starting pitcher Bartolo Colon on trade waivers. That discussion is now rendered moot. The Mets placed Colon on revocable trade waivers yesterday afternoon, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports. Colon, who is scheduled...