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Citi Field Dimensions Will Become More Symmetrical
October 29th, 2014 at 12:47 PM
The construction on Citi Field's new outfield walls is well underway, with the new dimensions aimed at boosting offense for some of the New York Mets' best hitters. Both David Wright and Curtis Granderson suffered hitting at home last season as a lot of fly balls died in the cavernous...

New York Mets Will Move Fences in at Citi Field After World Series
October 14th, 2014 at 12:53 PM
The New York Mets had hinted earlier in the offseason that they were toying with moving the fences in at Citi FIeld. The Mets confirmed those plans today, according to Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. The Mets plan to begin construction on moving the walls in shortly...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Houston Astros at New York Mets
September 28th, 2014 at 10:49 AM
Lucas Duda's walk off homer last night gave the New York Mets (78-83) a walkoff 2-1 win over the Houston Astros (70-91). The Mets have now achieved a high water mark under skipper Terry Collins, with their 78 wins this season being the most in a single year since he...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Houston Astros at New York Mets
September 27th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
With the season winding down, the New York Mets (77-83) simply want to get out of it without suffering any more injuries. Over the last several weeks, the Mets have seen seven players go down with season ending injuries. Jonathon Niese was the latest one last night, who saw his...

New York Mets Planning on Adjusting Citi Field Dimensions Again
September 27th, 2014 at 11:36 AM
The New York Mets never seem to be happy with how their home field plays offensively. The Mets opened Citi Field in 2009 to concerns that the park was too big, damaging David Wright's offensive production. The Mets at the time indicated they wouldn't change the dimensions, but caved after...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Houston Astros at New York Mets
September 26th, 2014 at 5:34 PM
The New York Mets (77-82) lost the chance to finish their season with a .500 record when they dropped the night cap of their double header with the Washington Nationals last night. The Mets are now assured of their sixth straight losing season, but they still have a chance to...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 17th, 2014 at 5:32 PM
After romping to a 9-1 win last night, the New York Mets (73-79) will wrap up their 10 game home stand tonight against the Miami Marlins (73-77). The two teams have split the first two games of the three game set, with both looking to grab the rubber game this...

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...

DeGrom K’s First Eight, Mets Still Lose to Marlins 6-5
September 16th, 2014 at 12:23 AM
The New York Mets (72-79) dropped their series opener with the Miami Marlins (73-76) Monday night at Citi Field by a score of 6-5. Mets starter Jacob deGrom tied a MLB record by striking out the first eight batters of the ballgame and would pitch New York within six outs...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 15th, 2014 at 7:01 PM
The New York Mets (72-78) open up a three-game series with the visiting Miami Marlins (72-76) Monday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Amazins suffered a crushing 3-1 series loss to the Washington Nationals over the weekend, after going 7-1 in their previous eight,...

Washington Nationals Shut Out New York Mets 3-0
September 14th, 2014 at 6:32 PM
New York-The New York Mets (72-78) went out with a whimper this afternoon, being shut out by the Washington Nationals (85-63) 3-0. The Mets got a fine pitching performance from Jonathon Niese (L, 8-11), who allowed only two runs in seven innings of work. The Mets simply couldn't figure out...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 14th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
The New York Mets (72-77) got beat up last night, falling 10-3 to the Washington Nationals (84-63). The Nationals have won two of the first three games in this series, but the Mets have a chance to secure a split in the series finale this afternoon. First pitch at Citi...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 13th, 2014 at 5:59 PM
After snapping their 12 game home losing streak against the Washington Nationals (83-63) last night, the New York Mets (72-76) will look to secure a series split. They can do that with a victory tonight in the third game of their four game set tonight. First pitch for tonight's contest...

New York Mets Finally Beat Washington Nationals at Citi Field
September 12th, 2014 at 11:32 PM
New York-The New York Mets (72-76) finally broke their long home losing streak to the Washington Nationals (83-63), picking up a 4-3 victory tonight. The Mets had dropped a franchise record 12 straight home games against Washington dating back to last season, and entered the game with a 2-11 mark...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 12th, 2014 at 4:28 PM
After falling 6-2 last night, the New York Mets (71-76) will look to even up their series with the Washington Nationals (83-62) tonight. Evening the series won't be easy for the Mets, who are 2-12 against Washington this season and haven't won a home game against the Nationals this season....

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...

Rafael Montero Picks up First Career Win as New York Mets Sweep Colorado Rockies
September 11th, 2014 at 12:06 AM
New York-Rafael Montero finally recorded his first career major league win as the resurgent New York Mets (71-75) defeated the Colorado Rockies (59-87) 2-0 to complete a three game series sweep. The Mets have now won four games in a row and have closed to within four games of the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets
September 10th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
The New York Mets (70-75) are again in position to win their fourth game in a row. The Mets have won six of their first eight games in September, and have won the first two games of their series with the slumping Colorado Rockies (59-86). The Mets will look to...