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David Wright and Travis D’Arnaud Will Visit Hitting Coach Kevin Long This Winter
November 22nd, 2014 at 1:32 PM
New York Mets' hitting coach Kevin Long is highly respected throughout baseball and is expected to help the Mets improve their hitting approach this season. Long's work will start in the winter, as several Mets players are expected to visit him in the offseason to get a jump on the...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: David Wright
November 16th, 2014 at 1:43 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)...

David Wright’s Left Shoulder is Improving
November 8th, 2014 at 10:55 PM
One of the keys for the New York Mets in 2015 will be improved health from their captain. Third baseman David Wright's 2014 season was hampered by a left shoulder injury which led to career low power numbers. Wright missed the end of the season; the Mets shut him down...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Surprises and Disappointments
October 7th, 2014 at 1:01 PM
As we continue to look back at the season that was for the New York Mets, we will discuss the biggest surprises and disappointments. The Mets improved their record by five games in 2014, narrowly missing the .500 mark with a 79-83 record. Underneath that record, however, the Mets had...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Offense
October 1st, 2014 at 4:19 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....

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 Shut Down David Wright for Remainder of 2014
September 10th, 2014 at 1:50 AM
The New York Mets announced that captain and third baseman David Wright will be shut down for the remainder of the 2014 season as he looks to recover from shoulder inflammation in preparation for the 2015 MLB season. A press conference took place following Tuesday's 2-0 win over the Colorado...

DeGrom Brilliant as Mets Shutout Rockies 2-0
September 10th, 2014 at 1:34 AM
The New York Mets (70-75) won their third straight and sixth out of their last seven with a 2-0 shutout of the Colorado Rockies (59-86) Tuesday night at Citi Field. Quietly, the Amazins have pulled to within five games of .500 for the first time since exactly one month before,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets
September 9th, 2014 at 5:47 PM
After winning 3-2 last night, the New York Mets (69-75) will look to record their second win in a row against the Colorado Rockies (59-85) tonight First pitch at Citi Field is scheduled for 7:10 pm. The Mets will send Rookie of the Year candidate Jacob deGrom (7-6, 2.79 ERA)....

New York Mets Walk Off with Win Against Colorado Rockies
September 8th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
New York-The New York Mets (69-75) continued their strong start to September tonight, but it wasn't easy. The Mets trailed the Colorado Rockies (59-85) 2-1 headed to the bottom of the ninth inning and stared down former teammate LaTroy Hawkins. Hawkins, who was with the Mets last season, didn't record...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
September 3rd, 2014 at 3:44 PM
The New York Mets (65-74) and Miami Marlins (67-70) have split the first two games of their three game set. The Marlins won a sloppy affair on Labor Day, but the Mets bounced back last night with an 8-6 win. The two teams will wrap up their final contest in...

Lagares, Wright Lead Mets Over Marlins 8-6
September 2nd, 2014 at 11:04 PM
The New York Mets (65-74) evened up their series with the Miami Marlins (67-70) Tuesday night with an 8-6 win at Marlins Park. The Mets pounded out sixteen hits, including three from David Wright, who had his first three-hit game since he went 4-for-4 on July 11. ***PHOTO1*** Game Highlights Juan Lagares was...

New York Mets Flush Season Down the Drain in August
September 2nd, 2014 at 8:49 AM
At the end of July, the New York Mets had a glimmer of hope. The Mets ended July with a mark of 52-56, just four games under .500 and facing the wild card leaders, the San Francisco Giants, for four straight games at Citi Field. The Mets had a chance...

Eighth Inning Implosion Costs New York Mets in 9-6 Loss
September 1st, 2014 at 5:48 PM
Miami-The New York Mets (64-74) started off their final month of the 2014 season on a very bad note. The Mets blew two separate leads against the Miami Marlins (67-69), who rallied for a 9-6 win. The biggest culprit was relief pitcher Jeurys Familia (L, 2-4), who gave up three...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
September 1st, 2014 at 11:17 AM
The New York Mets (64-73) will be celebrating Labor Day in sunny Miami as they kick off a three game set with their division rivals, the Miami Marlins (66-69). The Marlins have a three game lead over the Mets for third place in the National League East, and with both...

New York Mets Hang on to Beat Philadelphia Phillies 6-5
August 31st, 2014 at 4:53 PM
New York-The New York Mets (64-73) didn't make it easy for their fans today. The Mets jumped out to a 5-2 lead in the middle innings, but the Philadelphia Phillies (62-74) didn't go down without a fight. The Phillies came back and got the tying run on base in the...

New York Mets’ September Call Ups Could Be Influenced by Injury
August 29th, 2014 at 12:50 PM
Traditionally, the New York Mets make very few September callups right on September 1st. The Mets prefer to only call up players they absolutely need right now, while leaving the majority of their players with the affiliates until their seasons conclude. This is especially true if the affiliate is in...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
August 27th, 2014 at 4:04 PM
Dillon Gee finally picked up a win last night as the New York Mets (62-70) defeated the Atlanta Braves (68-64) 3-2. The Mets have now won two in a row and are looking to record their third consecutive win tonight. The Mets and Braves will continue their three game set...