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Report: Jonathon Niese and Terry Collins Fought in Dugout During Final Start
November 13th, 2014 at 11:12 AM
There have been reports surfacing for weeks now that the New York Mets could consider moving starting pitcher Jonathon Niese in a trade. Niese is a young lefty with a team friendly contract, so he could command a lot in a deal. With that said, there could be other factors...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jonathon Niese
November 4th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
Now that the 2014 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have already taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen. We will now take a look at every player on the active roster from A (Bobby Abreu) to Y (Eric Young Jr)...

Boston Red Sox Could Match up with New York Mets on Yoenis Cespedes Trade
October 22nd, 2014 at 1:24 PM
The Boston Red Sox are expected to be very active in the trade market this winter, with a lot of young players in play and a desire to make a big splash and improve on a last place season. The Red Sox may end up finding a good match with...

Mets Looking at Rotation Crunch Heading into 2015
October 14th, 2014 at 10:27 PM
With Matt Harvey pegged to return to the New York Mets rotation for Opening Day 2015, the Amazins are going to have to move a starter, with no fewer than six big league arms currently in the rotation. In addition to Harvey, Zack Wheeler, Jonathon Niese, Dillon Gee, Bartolo Colon...

Who’s on the New York Mets Trading Block?
October 7th, 2014 at 10:34 PM
Coming off a sixth-straight losing season, the New York Mets will certainly be under a microscope this offseason as GM Sandy Alderson looks for ways to make the Amazins contenders again in the NL East. A stockpile of young starting pitching, a dearth of offensive talent, and a self-imposed salary...

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...