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Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Famous Faces to Play in Both Boroughs #1-Dwight Gooden
December 29th, 2013 at 11:29 AM
Just in time for the holiday season, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of something related to the New York Mets ( i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdown on Sundays with the number seven and work all...

Dwight “Doc” Gooden: the New York Mets’ Pitching Phenom
August 20th, 2013 at 4:02 PM
Dwight Gooden, better known as "Dr. K," or even "Doc," gave the New York Mets the best 10 years of his career. Making his debut on April 7, 1984, the then 19-year-old made a statement that Mets fans would talk about for years. During his debut season, Doc became known for...

Mets 101 All Star Memories: Dwight Gooden
July 24th, 2013 at 1:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** One of the most electrifying pitchers in the history of the New York Mets was Dwight Gooden. Gooden, who came to be known by the nicknames of "Dr. K" or simply "Doc", took the major leagues by storm upon his debut in 1984. Gooden was outstanding in his Rookie of the...

New York Mets Use Long Ball to Defeat Philadelphia Phillies 5-0
July 21st, 2013 at 4:09 PM
New York-Today's game between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets shaped up to be a pitcher's duel. Cliff Lee and Matt Harvey faced off on the Citi Field mound in a battle of All Star starting pitchers. The Mets, however, spoiled Lee's day by getting to the lefty for...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
July 21st, 2013 at 10:51 AM
After splitting the first two games of their three game set, the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets will look to settle the score in this afternoon's rubber game. First pitch for today's game is scheduled for 1:10 pm at Citi Field. It is Harvey Day for the Mets as...

T-Mobile All Star Fan Fest a Real Home Run for New York Baseball Fans
July 13th, 2013 at 7:21 AM
All Star Week in New York got underway today as the T-Mobile All Star Fan Fest opened its doors at 9 am this morning. The event, being held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, sought to create a piece of "baseball heaven" for New York baseball fans in celebration...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Ike Davis and Ruben Tejada Both in Jeopardy of Minor League Stint
May 29th, 2013 at 4:19 PM
With the Subway Series in full swing, the city is full of baseball fever. The New York Mets have made their fans happy over the last two nights, completing two comeback victories over the New York Yankees. While there is a good vibe surrounding the club right now, trouble may...

Despite Lack of Run Support, the Legend of Matt Harvey Continues to Grow
May 12th, 2013 at 9:19 PM
The New York Mets are not a very exciting ball club to watch right now. The bullpen is a mess and no one outside of David Wright and John Buck seems capable of delivering offensively. With that in mind it is no wonder why the crowds at Citi Field have...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Top Mets of All Time #3-Dwight Gooden
December 1st, 2012 at 8:47 AM
Just in time for the holiday season, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of something related to the New York Mets ( i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdown on Sundays...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top 10 Individual Seasons in Mets History
August 27th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
As the New York Mets continue their 50th anniversary season, we have started to shift the focus of our 50th anniversary series. While we have spent a lot of time showcasing some of the great names to wear a Mets uniform throughout the years, now we are starting to focus...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top 10 Big Names to Wear a Met Uniform
July 16th, 2012 at 11:58 AM
Throughout the course of their history, the New York Mets have had a lot of great players wear the orange and blue. Whether it is one of the twelve Hall of Famers who have spent some part of their careers with the Mets or players who weren't Hall worthy but...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top 10 Starting Pitchers in Mets History
June 11th, 2012 at 11:55 AM
One of the most hotly debated lists here at Mets 101 has been the list for top starting pitchers in the history of the New York Mets. The Mets have had so many great names take the mound at Shea Stadium and Citi Field that it is hard to narrow...

R.A. Dickey Shuts Down San Diego Padres 2-0
May 27th, 2012 at 4:20 PM
New York- The New York Mets have put together some dominant pitching performances against the San Diego Padres this weekend. Dillon Gee started it off on Friday with seven dominant innings en route to a Mets win. Johan Santana went the distance yesterday as the Mets shut out the Padres...

New York Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Top Mets Prospect Jenrry Mejia
January 26th, 2012 at 8:01 PM
Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series returns with a look at the top prospects in the Mets farm system. Each week, the Seven in Seven series takes a look at something relating to the Mets (i.e.: best third baseman, worst defeat etc.) and ranks the top seven in each category....