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New York Mets Snap Losing Streak with 6-5 Win Over Texas Rangers
July 4th, 2014 at 11:30 PM
New York-The New York Mets caught a bad break in the beginning of their game with the Texas Rangers. Starting pitcher Jonathon Niese was forced to depart after only three batters when he took a line drive off his back off the bat of Texas' Alex Rios. Without their most...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Texas Rangers at New York Mets
July 4th, 2014 at 6:41 PM
The New York Mets (37-48) return home for their final 10 games prior to the All Star Break, and it looks as if the break can't come soon enough for the Amazin's. The Mets have been miserable for the last two months, and now find themselves closer to the worst...

Jobs are not in Jeopardy Yet Despite New York Mets’ Struggles
July 3rd, 2014 at 12:28 PM
The New York Mets' front office raised expectations during spring training. General Manager Sandy Alderson stated his belief that the Mets could win 90 games with the talent they added in the offseason. The Mets are no where near a 90 win pace now, carrying a 37-48 record into their...

New York Mets Score Early, Hold on to Defeat Pittsburgh Pirates
June 28th, 2014 at 8:06 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets are one of the most proficient teams in baseball when it comes to scoring in the first inning. The Mets have scored first in a lot of games this season, but often the problem has been holding onto the lead. The Mets (37-44) scored early against...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
June 28th, 2014 at 3:03 PM
The New York Mets are definitively heading in the wrong direction again. The Mets (36-44) have lost three games in a row, including a walkoff 3-2 loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates (41-39) last night. The Mets have essentially undone the progress they made by winning five out of six games...

New York Mets Blow Out Miami Marlins to Win Series
June 22nd, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Miami-Runs are usually hard to come by for the New York Mets. The Mets had failed to score more than three runs in a game in over a week before they scored four to beat the Miami Marlins Saturday night. The Mets built on their strong offensive showing today, piling...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
June 22nd, 2014 at 10:20 AM
After getting Jacob deGrom a win yesterday, the New York Mets are feeling good. The Mets (34-41) have split the first six games of their seven game road trip, and can secure a winning trip with a victory this afternoon. The Mets have already won two of the first three...

Missed Opportunities Haunt New York Mets in Latest Loss
June 17th, 2014 at 11:38 PM
St. Louis-The main problem for the New York Mets this season has been their offense. The Mets have gotten good performances from their starting pitching all season, but have failed to take advantage of it far too often. Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals was another example of this...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals
June 17th, 2014 at 6:12 PM
Jacob deGrom's rough outing last night led to a loss for the New York Mets. The Mets (31-39) fell 6-2 to the St. Louis Cardinals (38-32) in the opener of their three game series. The Mets will look to even their series with the Cardinals tonight. First pitch at Busch...

Mets 101 Postgame: Milwaukee Brewers 5, New York Mets 1
June 12th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
The New York Mets (29-37) dropped their series finale to the Milwaukee Brewers (40-27) late Thursday night at Citi Field by a score of 5-1. The loss was the eighth out of the Mets last ten games as they continue to freefall, just ten days removed from an impressive series...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants
June 6th, 2014 at 6:38 PM
After their 11 game road trip got off to a roaring start with a 4-1 mark in Philadelphia, the New York Mets hit rock bottom in Chicago. The Mets (28-32) got swept by the worst team in baseball, the Chicago Cubs, to drop to 4-4 on their trip. The last...

Lucas Duda’s 11th Inning Home Run Lifts New York Mets to Victory
June 1st, 2014 at 6:07 PM
Philadelphia-The New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies sure have played a lot of baseball this weekend. After playing 14 innings on consecutive nights, the Mets and Phillies played 11 today for good measure. The Mets (27-29) were able to come out on top thanks to a two run homer from...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
June 1st, 2014 at 1:37 PM
After two consecutive 14 inning marathons, the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies are hoping for a much quicker game this afternoon. The Mets (26-29) and Phillies (24-29) have played the equivalent of four games in three days thanks to the extra inning madness of the last two nights. The...

New York Mets Have Few Candidates for All Star Team
May 30th, 2014 at 12:23 PM
Major League Baseball released the first round of voting results for the 2014 All Star Game this week. There were very few New York Mets anywhere to be found on the ballots. Third baseman David Wright was the only Mets player to rank in the top five vote getters (or...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
May 27th, 2014 at 4:32 PM
After losing to the Pittsburgh Pirates (23-27) 5-3 yesterday, heads rolled for the New York Mets (22-28). Yesterday's losing pitcher, Jose Valverde, is no longer a member of the Mets after being released minutes after the game. The same goes for Dave Hudgens, who was relieved of his duties as...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
May 16th, 2014 at 4:57 PM
After splitting the 2014 Subway Series, the New York Mets will hit the road for a weekend trip to the nation's capital. The Mets (19-21) will open up a three game series with the Washington Nationals (21-19) tonight at 7:05 at Nationals Park. The Nats are currently in second place...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
May 11th, 2014 at 10:26 AM
The New York Mets (16-19) have fallen on hard times since the calendar flipped to May. The Mets finished April with a sterling 15-11 mark, but have gone only 1-8 so far in May. The Mets have seen pretty much everything go wrong in May, with the offense eventually evaporating...

A Closer Look at Dillon Gee’s Hot Start
May 9th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
Through seven starts this season, Dillon Gee has done his part to fill the void left by the injured Matt Harvey at the top of the Mets rotation. Along with Jonathon Niese, Gee has anchored the staff, going 3-1 with a 2.51 ERA while averaging 6.2 innings per start. In...

Miami Marlins Rally to Defeat New York Mets 4-3
May 5th, 2014 at 10:39 PM
Miami-The New York Mets looked like they had a win against the Miami Marlins in the bag. The Mets jumped out to an early lead, and starting pitcher Jonathon Niese made it stand up with seven shutout innings. Unfortunately for the Mets, Niese didn't finish the game. The Mets turned the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
May 5th, 2014 at 7:02 PM
Dillon Gee gave the New York Mets a strong effort yesterday to help the Mets avoid getting swept in Colorado. The Mets dropped three of four games against the red hot Rockies at Coors Field, but they will look to carry the momentum from the finale win forward to the...