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Jeurys Familia’s Eighth Inning Meltdown Costs New York Mets Game
June 30th, 2014 at 11:13 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets let another game slip through their fingers in Atlanta. The Mets have let far too many leads slip away this season due to a failure to tack on runs and the failures of the bullpen. The goat for the Mets (37-46)  tonight was reliever Jeurys Familia,...

Bartolo Colon Delivers Strong Outing as New York Mets Win Series with Pittsburgh Pirates
May 28th, 2014 at 4:18 PM
New York-Wednesday afternoon was Bartolo Colon's first start after celebrating his 41st birthday on Saturday. Colon, who entered today's game with a 3-5 record and carrying an ugly 5.34 ERA, has had some rough moments in a New York Mets uniform. Today's game wasn't one of them. Colon threw 7.1...

New York Mets Split Doubleheader with 4-2 Win
May 25th, 2014 at 8:11 PM
New York-After scoring only three runs over the first two games of their three game set with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the concern was growing for the New York Mets. The Mets have had trouble winning low scoring games this season, as they entered the second game of their doubleheader carrying...

How Can the Mets Fix the Bullpen?
May 17th, 2014 at 12:07 AM
It's been a busy week for the New York Mets' transaction wire, as nine players have been either called up or sent down in the past seven days. Change was imminent, as the ballclub has been struggling mightily in May, posting a 4-11 record following Friday night's loss to Washington....

New York Mets Walk Off with 4-3 Win Over Miami Marlins
April 25th, 2014 at 10:54 PM
New York-The New York Mets have not been a very pretty team to watch in the early going in 2014. The Mets have struggled to score runs, ranking towards the bottom of the National League in many offensive categories. The Mets also have had their share of bullpen struggles, but...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
April 25th, 2014 at 5:03 PM
The New York Mets are 22 games into their season, and their record is a surprising 12-10. The Mets faced a gauntlet of a schedule to open their season, headlined by series against three 2013 playoff teams (the Braves, Cardinals, and Reds) as well as a nine game road trip...

New York Mets’ Pitching Staff Giving up Home Runs at Alarming Rate
April 14th, 2014 at 11:54 AM
***PHOTO1*** One of the lowlights of yesterday's 14-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels was the number of home runs the New York Mets' pitching staff allowed. Starter Bartolo Colon surrendered four home runs on the day, including three consecutive homers in the first inning. Reliever John Lannan gave up the...

Los Angeles Angels Need Extra Innings to Defeat New York Mets 5-4
April 12th, 2014 at 7:59 AM
Anaheim-The New York Mets played late into the night on the West Coast. The Mets kicked off their three game set with the Los Angeles Angels by playing their second extra inning affair of the season. The game would last 11 innings, but it would end with the Angels walking...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Implodes in Extra Inning Loss to Washington Nationals
March 31st, 2014 at 5:20 PM
Everything seemed to be going the New York Mets' way early in the day on Monday. The Mets built a 4-2 lead against the Washington Nationals and starter Dillon Gee had a strong outing. The Mets' bullpen, however, got involved and everything went downhill from there. The Mets' relievers combined...

Mets Drop Grapefruit League Finale to Nationals 4-0
March 27th, 2014 at 9:49 PM
The New York Mets (14-14) wrapped up their 2014 Grapefruit League season Thursday afternoon with a 4-0 loss to their NL East rival Washington Nationals (15-13). Jordan Zimmerman (2-0, 0.50) shut the Mets down for five innings, allowing no runs on four hits and no walks with three strikeouts in...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Starting to Take Shape
March 19th, 2014 at 3:44 PM
One hallmark of Sandy Alderson's tenure as New York Mets general manager has been to avoid overspending for bullpen help. After a couple of big signings for the unit blew up in his face in 2012, Alderson cut back his spending last season and produced one of the more efficient...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jeurys Familia
October 23rd, 2013 at 8:05 PM
Now that the 2013 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen this past season. We will now take a look at every player on the roster from A (David Aardsma) to Y (Eric Young...

Mets 101 Minor League Mondays Season in Review: Brooklyn Cyclones
October 15th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
2013 marked the thirteenth season for the Brooklyn Cyclones, the New York Mets short season Single-A affiliate based out of Coney Island. The Cyclones finished 37-38, 3.5 games behind McNamara Division winning Aberdeen and five games out of the Wild Card. 2013 marked the first time the franchise finished under...

Jeurys Familia to Pitch in Arizona Fall League
October 2nd, 2013 at 11:33 AM
After an injury plagued year, New York Mets' reliever Jeurys Familia is looking forward to pitching again. Familia, 23, was a top prospect as a starting pitcher before being converted to the bullpen last September. Familia cracked the major league roster out of spring training and was pitching well until he...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Injury Updates Edition
September 10th, 2013 at 11:21 AM
The second half of the season has been tough for the New York Mets injury wise. The Mets have lost a lot of players to injury, including their best hitter (David Wright) and pitcher (Matt Harvey), forcing new names to step up and contribute. The Mets have announced a lot...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Jeremy Hefner May Require Tommy John Surgery
August 17th, 2013 at 4:03 PM
After finishing the first half on a strong note, New York Mets' starter Jeremy Hefner looked to have established himself as a solid contributor to the team's starting rotation. Hefner struggled out of the gate in the second half, and was placed on the disabled list with a sore elbow...

Bats Go Silent as San Diego Padres Defeat New York Mets 2-1
April 4th, 2013 at 4:58 PM
New York-The story of the season's first two games for the New York Mets was an abundance of offense. The Mets came out of the gates red hot with the lumber, scoring 19 runs in their first two games. The Mets' bats came back to earth today, as the team...

New York Mets Split a Pair of Split Squad Games
March 24th, 2013 at 5:57 PM
Today marked the last split squad games on the spring schedule for the New York Mets, and the team (appropriately) split them. The home squad lost to the Detroit Tigers 9-4, but the traveling Mets defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 10-7 in Jupiter. The game with the Tigers featured the...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Top Mets Prospects #5-Jeurys Familia
February 21st, 2013 at 9:42 AM
Just in time for the New Year, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of topics related to the New York Mets (i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdowns with number seven and work...

New York Mets Have Interesting Dilemma Ahead with Surplus of Young Pitching
October 25th, 2012 at 9:15 AM
One of the key aspects to any rebuilding job in baseball is developing young pitching. Fortunately for the New York Mets, they have a surplus in that department. Entering 2012, Mets fans had their eyes on four young arms who could make an impact on the big league level: Matt...