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New York Mets Finally Score but Get Swept by Chicago Cubs Anyway
July 2nd, 2015 at 4:59 PM
New York-The New York Mets have hit new lows on offense. While they finally scored a run today, the Mets found themselves with absolutely no chance to win this game after starter Jacob deGrom gave up two runs by the fifth inning. The Chicago Cubs, who entered the series on...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
July 2nd, 2015 at 11:46 AM
The next run the New York Mets (40-39) score in this series will be their first in three days. Unsurprisingly, the anemic offense has allowed the Chicago Cubs (41-35) to shut out the Mets for two straight games. The Cubs are 6-0 against the Mets so far this season, and...

Chicago Cubs Shut Out New York Mets for Second Straight Game
July 1st, 2015 at 11:11 PM
New York-We are simply running out of superlatives to describe the poor state of the New York Mets' offense. There is no getting around the fact that the Mets' lineup stinks, and it has simply reached a new level of ineptitude against the Chicago Cubs. After getting shutout in a...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
July 1st, 2015 at 4:52 PM
The New York Mets (40-38) got shutout for the fourth time in a month yesterday, falling 1-0 to the Chicago Cubs (40-35). Today is a new day, however, and the Mets will look to bounce back as they continue their series with the Cubs this evening. First pitch for tonight's...

Chicago Cubs Shut Out New York Mets 1-0
June 30th, 2015 at 10:43 PM
New York-The New York Mets entered the night on a four game winning streak. The Chicago Cubs, on the other hand, entered on a five game losing streak. Neither streak mattered on this night, as strong pitching from both sides carried the day. The Mets' (40-38) inept offense made the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
June 30th, 2015 at 4:27 PM
After snapping a seven game losing streak last week, the New York Mets (40-37) are more than halfway towards reversing it. The Mets enter today's game on a four game winning streak, putting them back above the .500 mark. They will also get a chance to make up some ground...

Trade Market Beginning to Develop for Jonathon Niese
June 29th, 2015 at 12:09 PM
The New York Mets have acknowledged they are actively searching for help on offense before the trade deadline. The offense has been absolutely atrocious, as the Mets went through a stretch where they scored 15 runs in 10 games recently. Not surprisingly, the Mets lost seven of those 10 games....

New York Mets Blow 5-1 Lead, Get Swept by Chicago Cubs
May 14th, 2015 at 6:04 PM
Chicago-The New York Mets looked as if they would finally snap their long Wrigley Field losing streak this afternoon. Powered by three early homers and a clutch hit by John Mayberry Jr, the Mets held a 5-1 lead in the bottom of the fifth inning against the Chicago Cubs. Everything...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 14th, 2015 at 12:03 PM
The New York Mets (20-14) would like to get out of Chicago as soon as possible. The Chicago Cubs (18-15) have won the first three games of this four game series in Wrigley Field, which has been a house of horrors for the Mets. The Mets want to get out...

New York Mets Blow Great Start from Matt Harvey in Ninth
May 13th, 2015 at 11:13 PM
Chicago-The New York Mets (20-14) got a great start from Matt Harvey. Harvey did his part to try and stop the Mets' two game losing streak, tossing seven shutout innings. The Mets gave him a one run lead, and he made it stand up. The bullpen, however, was a different...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 13th, 2015 at 7:19 PM
The New York Mets (20-13) have traditionally considered Turner Field in Atlanta to be their house of horrors. They may have to change that to Wrigley Field. The Mets have been awful at Wrigley Field over the past few years, going 6-17 in their last 23 games there. That includes...

Sixth Inning Implosion Costs New York Mets in Second Straight Loss
May 12th, 2015 at 11:38 PM
Chicago-The New York Mets were looking forward to tonight's game with the Chicago Cubs to get their first glance at top prospect Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard, acquired two years ago in the R.A. Dickey trade, lit up Triple-A this season to earn a big league promotion when Dillon Gee went down...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 12th, 2015 at 7:19 PM
The New York Mets (20-12) continue a four game series with the Chicago Cubs (16-15) Tuesday night at Wrigley Field. First pitch is scheduled for 8:05 PM EST. Mets Starting Lineup RF Curtis Granderson 3B Daniel Murphy LF Michael Cuddyer 1B Lucas Duda SS Wilmer Flores CF Kirk Nieuwenhuis C Kevin Plawecki SP Noah Syndergaard 2B Ruben Tejada Noah Syndergaard...

Mets Come up Short to Cubs in 4-3 Loss
May 12th, 2015 at 1:06 AM
The New York Mets (20-12) fell to the Chicago Cubs (16-15) Monday night by a score of 4-3 at Wrigley Field. The Cubs got the bulk of their offense early in this one, scoring three times in the first inning off Mets starter Jacob deGrom, including the first ever...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 11th, 2015 at 5:18 PM
After winning their weekend series with the Philadelphia Phillies, the New York Mets (20-11) have re-established momentum. Winners of four out of five, the Mets have momentum back on their side. They will need it as they travel to Wrigley Field to take on the new look Chicago Cubs (15-15)....

New York Mets’ Bats Sleep in as Chicago Cubs Win 4-1
August 18th, 2014 at 3:26 PM
New York-The New York Mets (59-67) have fallen on very hard times offensively. The Mets had recorded only four hits a game in their last four games, and faced a series finale with the Chicago Cubs (54-70) down their starting pitcher. The Mets were without Bartolo Colon, who flew home...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
August 18th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
The New York Mets (59-66) have watched their offense evaporate before their eyes after the All Star Break. The Mets have averaged one run a game over the course of the homestand, The Mets are fortunate that they have won two of those games, both in this series against the...

Starlin Castro’s Ninth Inning Homer Lifts Chicago Cubs to 2-1 Victory Over New York Mets
August 17th, 2014 at 5:24 PM
New York-This afternoon's game between the New York Mets and Chicago Cubs turned into a dynamic pitcher's duel. Starters Rafael Montero and Jake Arrieta were outstanding, and the game fittingly was tied 1-1 headed into the top of the ninth inning. That changed quickly as a solo homer from Starlin...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
August 17th, 2014 at 12:29 PM
The New York Mets (59-65) have won two in a row against the Chicago Cubs (52-70) despite collecting only eight hits in the first two games of the series. An Eric Campbell three run homer was the difference as the Mets beat the Cubs 3-2 Friday night, and some timely...

New York Mets Pick up Key Hits in 7-3 Win Over Chicago Cubs
August 16th, 2014 at 10:10 PM
New York-The New York Mets (59-65) broke out on offense tonight, and they did it despite getting only four hits. The four hits were very timely, however, and the Mets got strong work from their bullpen to secure a 7-3 win over the Chicago Cubs (52-70). The win made it...