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Jonathon Niese Could Be Most Valuable Trade Chip for New York Mets
October 3rd, 2014 at 1:36 PM
While the New York Mets aren't expected to be very active in free agency once again, they are expected to be heavily involved in trade discussions. The Mets, under GM Sandy Alderson, have stockpiled a lot of starting pitching depth and could use some of it to acquire a bat...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Starting Pitching
October 2nd, 2014 at 1:24 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....

Report: New York Mets Payroll Could Be Around 100 Million Dollars in 2015
September 29th, 2014 at 4:09 PM
Much of the speculation surrounding the New York Mets' offseason activities always centers on their payroll. The Mets have reduced payroll in each of the four years that GM Sandy Alderson has run the ship, with payroll bottoming out at around 85 million dollars this season. Earlier speculation, guided by...

Jonathon Niese Leaves Early in New York Mets’ Loss
September 26th, 2014 at 11:06 PM
New York-The New York Mets (77-83) fell to the Houston Astros (70-90) 3-1, but that was not the big takeaway from the game for the Mets. The Mets came away from this outing with concern about starting pitcher Jonathon Niese. Niese was cruising along through the first five innings before...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Houston Astros at New York Mets
September 26th, 2014 at 5:34 PM
The New York Mets (77-82) lost the chance to finish their season with a .500 record when they dropped the night cap of their double header with the Washington Nationals last night. The Mets are now assured of their sixth straight losing season, but they still have a chance to...

New York Mets Knock Off Atlanta Braves 4-2
September 20th, 2014 at 10:32 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets (75-80) dealt another crippling blow to the Atlanta Braves (76-78), picking up a 4-2 win on Saturday night. The Braves caught a bad break when starting pitcher Mike Minor (L, 6-12) departed after only one inning of work with a shoulder injury, forcing them to burn...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
September 20th, 2014 at 4:33 PM
The New York Mets (74-80) are officially out of playoff contention, but they still have eight games to go this season. The Mets can, however, play for pride as they push to finish with a .500 record for the first time since 2008. The Mets have to go 7-1 over...

Washington Nationals Shut Out New York Mets 3-0
September 14th, 2014 at 6:32 PM
New York-The New York Mets (72-78) went out with a whimper this afternoon, being shut out by the Washington Nationals (85-63) 3-0. The Mets got a fine pitching performance from Jonathon Niese (L, 8-11), who allowed only two runs in seven innings of work. The Mets simply couldn't figure out...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
September 14th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
The New York Mets (72-77) got beat up last night, falling 10-3 to the Washington Nationals (84-63). The Nationals have won two of the first three games in this series, but the Mets have a chance to secure a split in the series finale this afternoon. First pitch at Citi...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets
September 8th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
After wrapping up a 4-2 road trip, the New York Mets (68-75) return home looking to capitalize on a 10 game home stand. The Mets are out of playoff contention, but they can still improve on their 74 win mark from last season. The Mets will kick off this homestand...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
September 2nd, 2014 at 6:26 PM
The New York Mets (64-74) resume their series with the Miami Marlins (67-69) Tuesday night at Marlins Park. First pitch is set for 7:10 PM. The Amazins will look to bounce back from Monday's disastrous Labor Day performance where they committed six errors in a 9-6 loss, a game they...

Minor Leads Braves Past Mets, 6-1
August 28th, 2014 at 11:13 PM
The New York Mets (62-72) dropped their series with the Atlanta Braves (70-64) with a 6-1 loss Thursday night at Citi Field. Mike Minor did it all, tossing seven-plus innings of one-run ball, while chipping in offensively with a 2-for-3 night at the plate. The Braves pounded out fourteen hits...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
August 28th, 2014 at 7:08 PM
The New York Mets (62-71) look to take the rubber game of their series with the Atlanta Braves (69-64) as the two clubs meet Thursday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Mets find themselves 13.5 games behind Washington in the NL East and 8.5...

Los Angeles Dodgers Defeat New York Mets 6-2
August 23rd, 2014 at 11:37 AM
Los Angeles-The New York Mets (60-69) played one of their sloppiest games of the season last night. The Mets committed three errors, and a critical one by Wilmer Flores opened the floodgates for a big seventh inning for the Los Angeles Dodgers (73-57). The Dodgers used that frame to power...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers
August 22nd, 2014 at 9:30 PM
After getting their first day off since July 31st yesterday, the New York Mets (60-68) are back in action tonight. They will continue their West Coast swing in the city of angels as they visit the Los Angeles Dodgers (72-57) to open up a three game weekend set. The Dodgers...

Los Angeles Dodgers Shuffle Rotation Prior to Series with New York Mets
August 22nd, 2014 at 2:14 PM
The New York Mets may have caught a huge break before they even begin their three game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers tonight. The Dodgers pushed back starting pitcher Zack Greinke two days to rest a tender right elbow. Greinke is now lineup to face Jacob deGrom on Saturday...

New York Mets Pick up Key Hits in 7-3 Win Over Chicago Cubs
August 16th, 2014 at 10:10 PM
New York-The New York Mets (59-65) broke out on offense tonight, and they did it despite getting only four hits. The four hits were very timely, however, and the Mets got strong work from their bullpen to secure a 7-3 win over the Chicago Cubs (52-70). The win made it...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
August 16th, 2014 at 3:41 PM
After winning 3-2 last night, the New York Mets (58-65) snapped a three game losing streak. Eric Campbell's three run home run in the fourth inning proved to be the difference in a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs (52-69). The Mets will now look to win their second in...

Four Run Seventh Inning Powers New York Mets to Series Win in Philadelphia
August 11th, 2014 at 4:07 PM
Philadelphia-The New York Mets have had their share of tough losses this season. Yesterday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies, when the Mets blew a 6-1 lead and fell 7-6 in walkoff fashion, certainly qualified. The Mets have shown an ability to bounce back this year from those losses that hasn't...