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Kirk Nieuwenhuis Homers Three Times as New York Mets Sweep Arizona Diamondbacks
July 12th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
New York-The New York Mets haven't had a ton of offense lately. Prior to this series against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Mets had hit only one homer in their past 10 games. That changed dramatically this weekend, as the Mets swatted 10 homers in the series. Four of those long...

Matt Harvey Uses Arm and Bat to Extend New York Mets’ Winning Streak
July 11th, 2015 at 6:45 PM
New York-Matt Harvey has been in a bit of a funk lately. Since the New York Mets went back to the six man rotation, Harvey has struggled with his command and looked shaky overall. Things were much better for the Mets' ace today against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Harvey got tagged...

Noah Syndergaard Strikes Out 13 as Mets Beat Diamondbacks 4-2
July 10th, 2015 at 11:44 PM
New York-The New York Mets got bad news about one of their top pitching prospects yesterday, as Steven Matz hit the disabled list with a partially torn lat muscle. While Mets' fans got to freak out a bit about the loss of Matz, another top young arm shone on the...

Jeurys Familia Bringing up Rear in All Star Final Vote
July 9th, 2015 at 10:57 AM
New York Mets' closer Jeurys Familia was snubbed by National League manager Bruce Bochy for the All Star team on Monday. Thanks to a rule requiring all teams be represented at the Mid-Summer Classic, Francisco Rodriguez and Jonathan Papelbon made the team ahead of Familia. Bochy attempted to rectify the...

Jacob DeGrom Masterful as New York Mets Complete Winning Road Trip
July 8th, 2015 at 6:16 PM
San Francisco-The New York Mets have, at this point, only one All Star. Jacob deGrom will be making the trip to Cincinnati next week all by himself unless Jeurys Familia wins the Final Vote, which is unlikely at this point. Today against the San Francisco Giants, deGrom showed why he...

New York Mets Score Three in Ninth to Beat San Francisco Giants
July 7th, 2015 at 5:52 AM
San Francisco-The New York Mets' offense looked like it might take a night off after exploding for eight runs in Los Angeles on Sunday. San Francisco Giants' starter Chris Heston confounded the Mets over 7.1 shutout innings of work, although he did surrender three hits and walk four this time....

Jacob DeGrom Named to National League All Star Team, Jeurys Familia in Final Vote Mix
July 6th, 2015 at 10:31 PM
In the end, most figured that the only two All Star candidates the New York Mets really had were starting pitcher Jacob deGrom and closer Jeurys Familia. Mets' skipper Terry Collins stumped for both of his players' candidacies over the weekend, although he noted he has no control over the...

Jacob DeGrom, Jeurys Familia Likeliest All Stars for New York Mets
July 5th, 2015 at 2:13 PM
With the Major League Baseball All Star Game set to kick off in 11 days, rosters are due to be announced tonight. Unlike previous seasons, the reveal of All Stars will be spread over two nights. Tonight on ESPN, the starters for the American and National Leagues will be announced...

New York Mets Squeak Out Late Win Over Los Angeles Dodgers
July 4th, 2015 at 8:03 AM
Los Angeles-Things weren't looking good for the New York Mets' offense heading into this series with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers had ace Clayton Kershaw on the bump, riding a personal three game losing streak, so the motivation to snap that skid was very high. Fortunately for the Mets,...

New York Mets Post Second Straight Sub .500 Month in June
July 1st, 2015 at 9:30 AM
The New York Mets had a chance to take advantage of a light schedule in June. The schedule featured a lot of opponents with losing records, so it was critical that the Mets take advantage of it prior to a difficult July slate. The Mets failed to do that, posting...

Noah Syndergaard Dominates as Offensively Challenged New York Mets Squeak Out 2-1 Win
June 26th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
New York-The New York Mets have had a lot of trouble with the bats lately, scoring two runs or less in five straight games. Tonight's contest with the Cincinnati Reds was no exception, as the Mets managed to scratch out only two hits against Reds' ace Johnny Cueto and the...

Jacob DeGrom Dominates as New York Mets Snap Losing Streak
June 25th, 2015 at 5:38 PM
Milwaukee-The New York Mets usually need a dominant performance on the mound to win given the state of their offense. At points during the seven game losing streak, the Mets got that performance but still couldn't capitalize. Jacob deGrom took matters into his own hands today, giving the Milwaukee Brewers...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Milwaukee Brewers
June 23rd, 2015 at 5:41 PM
The road has not been a kind place for the New York Mets (36-35) this season. The Mets enter today's game against the Milwaukee Brewers (25-46) owners of a 10-24 road record, and that pitiful road mark has dragged the Mets close to the .500 mark. They enter the contest...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 21st, 2015 at 3:09 PM
The New York Mets (36-34) are now skidding again. Losers of four in a row, the Mets have dropped the first two games of their weekend set with the Atlanta Braves (34-35). The Mets have also slipped back into second place in the National League East, letting the Washington Nationals...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 20th, 2015 at 5:50 PM
The New York Mets (36-33) suffered a tough loss last night, blowing a lead in the eighth inning and falling to the Atlanta Braves (33-35) 2-1. Jacob deGrom found himself a tough luck loser after the Mets' bullpen blew the lead in that fateful frame, and as a result the...

Defense, Bullpen Doom New York Mets in Eighth Inning of 2-1 Loss
June 19th, 2015 at 11:52 PM
Atlanta-Jacob deGrom can't seem to catch a break when he faces the Atlanta Braves. The New York Mets' bullpen blew a 3-1 lead against Atlanta in deGrom's last start and would go on to lose in extra innings. deGrom pitched very well again tonight against Atlanta, carrying a 1-0 lead...

New York Mets Rally from Huge Deficit to Defeat Atlanta Braves 10-8
June 14th, 2015 at 6:41 PM
New York-The New York Mets chose to give Dillon Gee a spot start this afternoon based on his strong history against the Atlanta Braves. Gee likely will not earn the next spot starting assignment as he was knocked out in the fourth inning, putting the Mets in an 8-3 hole....

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
June 13th, 2015 at 3:55 PM
The New York Mets (33-29) defeated the Atlanta Braves (29-32) 5-3 last night to extend their winning streak to two. Bartolo Colon picked up his ninth win and Wilmer Flores homered for the Mets, who extended their National League East lead to a game and a half over the Washington...

Bartolo Colon Picks up Ninth Win as New York Mets Extend Winning Streak
June 12th, 2015 at 11:27 PM
New York-The New York Mets were able to successfully build momentum after a walk off win last night. Bartolo Colon (W, 9-4) gave the Mets a quality start, allowing only two runs in six innings against the Atlanta Braves. The Mets (33-29), for once, got some offense as Wilmer Flores...

New York Mets Hit Four Homers to Salvage Series Split in Desert
June 7th, 2015 at 7:27 PM
Phoenix-The New York Mets' offense has become a mash unit over the last few weeks, including the loss of Daniel Murphy to a quad injury on Thursday. After scoring only four runs in two games against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Mets broke out the lumber in a big way today....