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Report: New York Mets Weighing Daniel Murphy Trade Before Matt Reynolds Promotion
May 17th, 2015 at 9:24 AM
The New York Mets have been weighing their options to improve their defense at shortstop. Wilmer Flores' offense has been fine thus far as he leads the team in homers (6), including a key grand slam last night. Defense, however, has been another story. Flores leads all shortstops with nine...

New York Mets Use 10 Run Outburst in Fourth to Snap Losing Streak
May 16th, 2015 at 10:06 PM
New York-The New York Mets had a rough week. Losers of five in a row, the Mets couldn't score any runs and saw their division lead dwindle to just a half game. Saturday night, however, was a different story. The Mets (21-16) took out their frustrations on the Milwaukee Brewers...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets
May 16th, 2015 at 3:51 PM
The New York Mets (20-16) have to work through adversity right now. Thanks to a five game losing streak and a surge by the Washington Nationals, the Mets' lead in the National League East is down to just a half game. The 11 game winning streak of April feels like...

David Wright Update; Can the Mets Rely on Him Upon Return?
May 15th, 2015 at 2:02 AM
Mets third baseman David Wright has been out of action since April 15 with a strained hamstring and according to reports this week, he has still not resumed baseball activities. Originally expected to be returning this week, Wright received further treatment for his injury on Monday according to Adam Rubin...

Bartolo Colon Improves to 6-1 as New York Mets Win Series with Philadelphia Phillies
May 10th, 2015 at 4:59 PM
Philadelphia-Bartolo Colon certainly appears to have found the fountain of youth. The New York Mets have thrived with Colon on the mound, with the 41 year old righty going 5-1 with a 2.90 ERA in his first six starts. Colon (W, 6-1) was strong again for New York, picking up...

Dilson Herrera Could Make Things Interesting for New York Mets
May 7th, 2015 at 1:34 PM
With Eric Campbell struggling at the end of last week, the New York Mets called up top prospect Dilson Herrera in hopes of boosting the offense. Herrera, who made his major league debut last season, has been playing second base while Daniel Murphy slid over to third in place of...

Mets Hang on to Beat Orioles 3-2
May 5th, 2015 at 10:59 PM
The New York Mets (17-10) took the first game of their series with the Baltimore Orioles (12-12) Tuesday night at Citi Field by a score of 3-2. ***PHOTO1*** Game Highlights The Mets got all of their offense in the fourth inning, with Daniel Murphy opening the scoring with a one-out, RBI single that...

Report: San Francisco Giants Scouting Contingent Present at Mets-Nationals Series
May 4th, 2015 at 11:06 AM
It is common practice for major league teams to send scouting contingents to other games to check out trade targets. It usually isn't common practice for a team executive to be at another team's game doing the scouting himself. That proved to be the case over the weekend. San Francisco...

Matt Harvey Outduels Max Scherzer as New York Mets Snap Losing Streak
May 1st, 2015 at 10:04 PM
New York-The New York Mets entered their game with the Washington Nationals tonight on a three game losing streak. While a game in May can't really be deemed a must win, this one felt pretty close entering the action. The matchup on the mound promised a pitcher's duel between Matt...

New York Mets Promote Dilson Herrera to Majors
May 1st, 2015 at 2:10 PM
The New York Mets are in a bit of an offensive funk, having scored more than three runs in a game only once in the last week. David Wright, who the Mets were hoping to get back over the weekend, now appears to need at least another week of rehab...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
April 28th, 2015 at 4:53 PM
The New York Mets (15-5) continue their three-game series against the Miami Marlins (8-12) Tuesday evening at Marlins Park. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Daniel Murphy's ninth inning, three-run homer was enough to give the Mets the win in the series opener Monday, but they'll be searching for...

Murphy’s Ninth Inning Homer Lifts Mets Over Marlins, 3-1
April 28th, 2015 at 1:20 AM
The New York Mets (15-5) put together a late rally to defeat the Miami Marlins (8-12) by a score of 3-1 Monday night at Marlins Park. The Mets got all of their offense in the ninth, with Daniel Murphy blasting a 400+' foot, three run homer with one out in...

New York Yankees Beat New York Mets in Sloppy Subway Series Finale
April 26th, 2015 at 11:28 PM
Bronx-This edition of the Subway Series hasn't featured too many close games between the New York Mets and New York Yankees. The Yankees won in a 6-1 rout on Friday night, while the Mets cruised to an 8-2 win yesterday. The result today was a closer one, but the play...

Mets Complete Sweep of Braves with 6-3 Win, Streak Now at Eleven
April 23rd, 2015 at 6:20 PM
The New York Mets (13-3) completed a three-game sweep of the Atlanta Braves (8-7) Thursday afternoon with a 6-3 win at Citi Field. With the win, the Mets have now tied their franchise record for longest winning streak with eleven straight victories. ***PHOTO1*** Game Highlights The Amazins got off to a hot start,...

New York Mets Rip Off Sixth Straight Win
April 17th, 2015 at 10:16 PM
New York-The New York Mets are definitely on fire to start the season. Thanks to some clutch pitching and timely hitting, the Mets are off to a quick start in the division, going 7-3 over their first ten games. The Mets (8-3) made it six wins in a row after...

New York Mets Shut Out Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 in Home Opener
April 13th, 2015 at 4:24 PM
Flushing-On a day when Jacob deGrom didn't have his best stuff, the New York Mets (4-3) found a way to win. deGrom was relying heavily on his fastball throughout the day, and found himself in trouble a few times thanks to some bad luck bounces. The Philadelphia Phillies (3-4) couldn't...

New York Mets’ Offense Has Vanished in Regular Season
April 12th, 2015 at 8:22 AM
The New York Mets made a big impression offensively in spring training. The team led the Grapefruit League in home runs during the spring, paced by a strong showing from Michael Cuddyer. The Mets also looked in sync offensively with a lineup that featured Juan Lagares as the leadoff hitter...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
April 6th, 2015 at 11:58 AM
After a very long offseason, the New York Mets are finally back in action. Today they find themselves in our nation's capital for Opening Day to kick off a very important three game set with the Washington Nationals. Normally it is rare for the first three games of the season...

Mets 101 Season Preview Roundtable: 2015 New York Mets
April 5th, 2015 at 2:17 PM
Tomorrow afternoon in Washington, the New York Mets will begin their 2015 campaign. The Mets have targeted 2015 as their year to return to playoff contention, and there has been a different buzz around spring training this year. While the good feelings translated to good play in Port St. Lucie,...

Daniel Murphy Could Be Ready for Opening Day
April 2nd, 2015 at 8:29 AM
In a surprising turn of events, it appears that Daniel Murphy might be ready to go on Opening Day after all. Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Mets believe Murphy will be ready to go on Opening Day. If Murphy can't go, the Mets...