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DeGrom K’s First Eight, Mets Still Lose to Marlins 6-5
September 16th, 2014 at 12:23 AM
The New York Mets (72-79) dropped their series opener with the Miami Marlins (73-76) Monday night at Citi Field by a score of 6-5. Mets starter Jacob deGrom tied a MLB record by striking out the first eight batters of the ballgame and would pitch New York within six outs...

New York Mets Non-Tender Three Players
December 2nd, 2013 at 7:22 PM
With tonight's non-tender deadline fast approaching, the New York Mets took the opportunity to trim some fat off their roster. The Mets non-tendered two players who were eligible for arbitration, reliever Scott Atchison and shortstop Omar Quintanilla, in order to clear some space for new player acquisitions. In a slight...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jordany Valdespin
November 25th, 2013 at 7:43 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...

New York Mets Facing 40 Man Roster Crunch Soon
October 18th, 2013 at 12:01 PM
The 2014 offseason has been touted as an important one for the Mets. Besides the impending free agent and trade scenarios for the New York Mets, the team also needs to reshape its 40 man roster. The Mets entered the offseason with a full 40 man roster, which is typical,...

Jordany Valdespin and Cesar Puello Among “Dirty Dozen” Suspended in Biogenesis Probe
August 5th, 2013 at 1:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** Major League Baseball is expected to hand out its latest round of suspensions in regards to the Biogenesis saga this afternoon, and the list of players is full of ties to the New York Mets. Prospect Cesar Puello, who had been linked to the Miami based clinic in the initial...

Jordany Valdespin Has Meltdown After Being Demoted to Minor Leagues
July 14th, 2013 at 8:58 PM
There are a fair amount of talented but troubled players in Major League Baseball. Jordany Valdespin certainly has fit the bill for the New York Mets over the last two seasons. Valdespin is without a doubt a talented ball player, but his immaturity has begun to outweigh the talent for the...

Mets 101 Met of the Month: Marlon Byrd
July 8th, 2013 at 12:16 AM
For the month of June, Marlon Byrd was indeed the word around town.  He has impressed with his glove, which was expected before the season, but his offensive output as of late has been impressive as well.  As the Mets work their way into the rest of the season, Byrd...

Kevin Frandsen’s Walk Off Home Run Helps Philadelphia Phillies Defeat New York Mets 8-7
June 23rd, 2013 at 10:07 AM
Philadelphia-The day did not begin as a pretty one for the New York Mets. Starter Dillon Gee got hammered by the Philadelphia Phillies, and the Mets fell in a very quick hole. The Mets did fight back, however, to tie the game in the top of the ninth with a...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
June 16th, 2013 at 11:08 AM
After another brutal loss yesterday, the New York Mets are set to wrap up their home stand this afternoon against the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs have won each of the series' first two games, but the Mets are looking to salvage the finale this afternoon. First pitch for today's Father's...

St. Louis Cardinals Defeat New York Mets 9-2
June 12th, 2013 at 9:12 AM
New York-With an infusion of new faces following an embarrassing sweep at the hands of the Miami Marlins, the New York Mets looked to get back on the winning track. Unfortunately, the Mets saw their losing streak hit four last night as the St. Louis Cardinals exploded for five runs...

Mets 101 Game Preview: St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets
June 11th, 2013 at 6:39 PM
After a disappointing weekend sweep at the hands of the lowly Miami Marlins, the New York Mets decided to give their roster a much needed shakeup. Struggling first baseman Ike Davis, reliever Robert Carson, and outfielder Mike Baxter were all demoted to Triple-A Las Vegas. In their place, the Mets...

New York Mets Deliver Abysmal Performance and Get Swept by Miami Marlins Again
June 9th, 2013 at 5:53 PM
New York-A week and a half ago the New York Mets were riding an unbelievable high. The Mets had swept the New York Yankees for the first time in franchise history, and had a chance to rack up some wins with six games against the Miami Marlins on their schedule....

Will the New York Mets’ Struggles Doom Manager Terry Collins?
May 23rd, 2013 at 11:38 AM
The 2013 New York Mets season has been a big disappointment to say the least. The Mets are currently limping through May in a similar manner to the way they finished the 2012 campaign. There are only four players on the whole team (Matt Harvey, David Wright, Daniel Murphy, and...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals
May 16th, 2013 at 12:48 PM
The road trip has not been good to the New York Mets so far. Losers of their first three to the St. Louis Cardinals and six in a row overall, the Mets will look to salvage the finale of their four game set this afternoon at 1:45 pm. Jon Niese (2-4,...

Does Terry Collins Really Owe Anyone an Apology?
May 15th, 2013 at 11:27 PM
Tuesday night, Mets manager Terry Collins commented to reporters on the uproar - from the Daily News and social media alike - regarding utilityman Jordany Valdespin and all the alleged controversy he stirred up whilst "Cadillacing" around the bases following an ultimately meaningless home run on Friday against Pittsburgh. Valdespin...

Shaun Marcum Struggles Again as New York Mets Fall 7-3 to Pittsburgh Pirates
May 10th, 2013 at 10:52 PM
New York-The only big ticket free agent signing for the New York Mets was right hander Shaun Marcum. Marcum, who has been a solid but injury prone starting pitcher, was expected to help fill the void left in the Mets' rotation following the trade of 2012 Cy Young Award winner...

Mets Rally in Tenth, Beat Braves 7-5
May 4th, 2013 at 9:53 AM
The New York Mets (12-15) defeated the Atlanta Braves (17-12) in ten innings Friday night at Turner Field by a score of 7-5. It was the second time this week that the Amazins have gone into extra innings, but received a much better outcome this time around. On Tuesday, a...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
May 3rd, 2013 at 6:00 PM
On Friday night, The New York Mets (11-15) return to action as they visit the Atlanta Braves (17-11) at Turner Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:30 PM. The Mets stumbled through a three-game series in Miami, in which they dropped two out of three including a fifteen inning loss in the...

David Wright Leads Way as New York Mets Snap Six Game Losing Streak
May 1st, 2013 at 4:09 PM
Miami-After a long week, the New York Mets are finally back in the win column. The Mets managed to salvage the finale of their three game set with the Miami Marlins to the tune of a 7-6 victory. The Mets needed a strong offensive performance and got one from their...

New York Mets Rally Late to Stun Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3
April 24th, 2013 at 11:09 PM
New York-On a night when all the attention was focused on starting pitcher Matt Harvey, the New York Mets entered the bottom of the ninth inning down 3-2 and staring defeat in the face. The Los Angeles Dodgers had two outs and their closer, Brandon League, on the mound. The...