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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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
August 16th, 2014 at 3:41 PM
After winning 3-2 last night, the New York Mets (58-65) snapped a three game losing streak. Eric Campbell's three run home run in the fourth inning proved to be the difference in a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs (52-69). The Mets will now look to win their second in...

Eric Campbell’s Big Blast Helps New York Mets Snap Losing Streak
August 15th, 2014 at 11:52 PM
New York-The New York Mets (58-65) have struggled on offense since the All Star Break, often failing to get the big hit when they need it. They finally got a clutch hit tonight against the Chicago Cubs (52-69). Eric Campbell's three run homer in the fourth inning was the difference...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
August 15th, 2014 at 4:48 PM
The New York Mets (57-65) have fallen on very hard times thanks to the Washington Nationals. The Nationals beat up the Mets over the last week, winnng five out of six against them, including a sweep at Citi Field. The Mets are likely thrilled to put the Nationals behind them...

Chicago Cubs, New York Mets Could Discuss Starlin Castro Deal in Offseason
July 8th, 2014 at 10:20 AM
The Chicago Cubs made big waves last week when they dealt two starting pitchers, including ace Jeff Samardzija, to the Oakland A's in exchange for a package of prospects headlined by shortstop Addison Russell. This created a glut at shortstop for the Cubs, who have 24 year old All Star...

Mets 101 Post-Game: Chicago Cubs 7, New York Mets 4
June 5th, 2014 at 10:36 PM
The New York Mets (28-32) dropped their series finale Thursday night as they were swept in their three-game series with the Chicago Cubs (23-34) by a score of 7-4 at Wrigley Field. After an impressive 4-1 series win over the Philadelphia Phillies last weekend, the Mets fell flat at Wrigley,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
June 5th, 2014 at 7:09 PM
The New York Mets (28-31) conclude their three game series with the Chicago Cubs (22-34) Thursday night at Wrigley Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM. ***PHOTO1*** Local Coverage TV - SNY Radio - WOR Mets Starting Lineup CF Chris Young RF Curtis Granderson 3B David Wright 1B Eric Campbell LF Andrew Brown 2B Wilmer Flores SS Ruben Tejada C Travis d'Arnaud SP...

New York Mets Drop Second Consecutive Game to Chicago Cubs
June 5th, 2014 at 9:11 AM
Chicago-Entering the series winners of three in a row, the New York Mets looked to build some momentum against the worst team in baseball, the Chicago Cubs. The Mets have failed to do that. After dropping the series opener 2-1, the Mets (28-31) lost again to the Cubs (22-34) 5-4. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Failure to Cash in Offensively Costs New York Mets in Loss to Chicago Cubs
June 4th, 2014 at 9:42 AM
Chicago-The New York Mets entered Tuesday night's game with the Chicago Cubs on a certifiable roll. The Mets had won four games in a row and six out of seven, and looked to extend their winning ways against the worst team in baseball. The Mets (28-30 left an army on...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
June 3rd, 2014 at 5:57 PM
After winning four of five against the Philadelphia Phillies, the New York Mets (28-29) are on the brink of getting back to the .500 mark. The Mets have won six of seven games since firing hitting coach Dave Hudgens, and are looking to continue their winning ways as their road...

New York Mets Win Exhibition Matchup in Las Vegas
March 15th, 2014 at 8:29 PM
The New York Mets got a break from the typical Grapefruit League action when they scheduled a pair of exhibition split squad games against the Chicago Cubs in Las Vegas. The Mets have suffered from their location in spring training, as they are relatively isolated in Port St. Lucie and...

Kirk Nieuwenhuis’ Three Run Blast Helps New York Mets Stun Chicago Cubs 4-3
June 16th, 2013 at 4:27 PM
New York-For much of their home stand, the New York Mets looked absolutely lifeless. The offense in particular had been struggling, as the Mets averaged just over two runs per game in the home stand's first seven games. The offense was living up to its poor billing as the Chicago...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
June 16th, 2013 at 11:08 AM
After another brutal loss yesterday, the New York Mets are set to wrap up their home stand this afternoon against the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs have won each of the series' first two games, but the Mets are looking to salvage the finale this afternoon. First pitch for today's Father's...

New York Mets’ Offensive Struggles Continue in 5-2 Loss to Chicago Cubs
June 16th, 2013 at 10:07 AM
New York-Nearly a week after some dramatic roster changes, the problems for the New York Mets remain the same. In spite of a solid starting rotation and improved bullpen performance, the Mets have been hamstrung by a pathetic offense. Removing one of the prime culprits for the team's offensive struggles,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
June 15th, 2013 at 1:17 PM
Looking to bounce back from an embarrassing 6-3 loss to the Chicago Cubs, the Mets have lefty Jonathan Niese on the mound.  Here is today's line up for the game: 2B Jordany Valdespin 1B Daniel Murphy 3B David Wright RF Marlon Byrd LF Lucas Duda SS Justin Turner C   Anthony Recker CF Juan Lagares P   Jonathan Niese Jonathon Niese (3-5, 4.24...

Quick Start by Cubs Dooms Mets in 6-3 Loss
June 15th, 2013 at 12:15 AM
The New York Mets (24-38) dropped their series opener to the Chicago Cubs (27-38) Friday night by a score of 6-3 at Citi Field. It was the Mets' eighth loss in their first ten games of June and second straight loss overall. The Cubs jumped out to an early 5-0...