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New York Mets Explode for 15-2 Rout of Los Angeles Dodgers
July 25th, 2015 at 10:48 PM
New York-It's amazing how much of a difference seeing major league hitters walk into the clubhouse can have on the psyche of a team. The New York Mets welcomed Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe to their club on Friday, and Johnson was slotted right into the lineup as the cleanup...

Bobby Parnell Gives up Three in Eighth as New York Mets Suffer Brutal 4-3 Loss
July 22nd, 2015 at 4:05 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets nearly had a very successful road trip. Despite dropping two out of three to begin the trip in St. Louis, the Mets had split the first two games of their series with the Washington Nationals and were holding a 3-1 lead in the eighth inning....

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
July 22nd, 2015 at 12:12 PM
After a rough 7-2 loss on Monday night, the New York Mets (49-45) turned the tables on the Washington Nationals (50-42) with a 7-2 win of their own last night. Jacob deGrom picked up his 10th win of the season as the Mets had a rare offensive outburst, scoring six...

St. Louis Cardinals Batter Bartolo Colon, New York Mets 12-2
July 18th, 2015 at 10:36 PM
St. Louis-The New York Mets usually have trouble in games where they don't score a lot of runs. When the St. Louis Cardinals got out to a fast start against Mets' starter Bartolo Colon, it didn't bear well for the Mets' chances to come back. The Cardinals (58-33) scored four...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals
July 18th, 2015 at 5:22 PM
The New York Mets (47-43) didn't get off to a great start in the second half last night, falling to the St. Louis Cardinals (57-33) 3-2. Noah Syndergaard pitched well for the Mets, but got only one run of support in defeat. The Mets will look to bounce back and...

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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Arizona Diamondbacks at New York Mets
July 12th, 2015 at 11:44 AM
The New York Mets (46-42) are closing the first half in style. Winners of three in a row, the Mets have closed to within a single game of a wild card spot and two games of the National League East lead. Two of the wins in the streak have come...

Las Vegas 51′s Twitter Feed Pokes Fun at New York Mets’ Lineup
July 9th, 2015 at 3:38 PM
Twitter has become a strange place in the sports universe. A lot of sports' teams and athletes are on Twitter and can create headlines on the social media service, like how players for the Los Angeles Clippers and Dallas Mavericks got into an emoji war over center DeAndre Jordan yesterday....

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants
July 7th, 2015 at 9:10 PM
The New York Mets (43-41) finally seem to have a little bit of positive mojo going on the road. Entering this six game West Coast road trip, the Mets had an 11-26 record away from Citi Field and had won only two road series all season. Just one of those...

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....

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants
July 6th, 2015 at 10:11 PM
The New York Mets (42-41) are off to a rare good start on a road trip, winning a series against the Los Angeles Dodgers over the weekend. The series victory was only the Mets' third road series win of the year, and their bats finally broke out in an 8-0...

New York Mets Re-Claim Kirk Nieuwenhuis Off Waivers
June 13th, 2015 at 5:14 PM
There is a saying that sometime absence makes the heart grow fonder. That appears to be the case for the New York Mets with outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis. Nieuwenhuis, who the Mets traded to the Los Angeles Angels for cash a few weeks ago, found himself on waivers again after hitting...

Bartolo Colon Improves to 6-1 as New York Mets Win Series with Philadelphia Phillies
May 10th, 2015 at 4:59 PM
Philadelphia-Bartolo Colon certainly appears to have found the fountain of youth. The New York Mets have thrived with Colon on the mound, with the 41 year old righty going 5-1 with a 2.90 ERA in his first six starts. Colon (W, 6-1) was strong again for New York, picking up...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
May 10th, 2015 at 11:38 AM
Jonathon Niese hurled a great outing yesterday as the New York Mets (19-11) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (11-20) 3-2. That evened up the series after the Phillies had won the series opener 3-1. The Mets and Phils will look to win the rubber game this afternoon. First pitch for the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
April 28th, 2015 at 4:53 PM
The New York Mets (15-5) continue their three-game series against the Miami Marlins (8-12) Tuesday evening at Marlins Park. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Daniel Murphy's ninth inning, three-run homer was enough to give the Mets the win in the series opener Monday, but they'll be searching for...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at New York Yankees
April 24th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
The New York Mets (13-3) have a chance to make some history tonight. After sweeping a 10 game home stand, the Mets are currently riding an 11 game winning streak, tied for the longest streak in franchise history. The Mets can break that mark tonight as they take a very...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
April 19th, 2015 at 11:36 AM
The New York Mets (9-3) are riding high to start the season. Winners of seven straight, the Mets have surged into first place in the National League East. Last night's contest with the Miami Marlins (3-9) was a bit scary towards the end, as the Mets nearly blew a five...

New York Mets Defeat St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 in Spring Training Action
March 20th, 2015 at 7:30 PM
The New York Mets got some solid contributions from their offensive stars in a 5-4 exhibition victory over the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field. Michael Cuddyer, David Wright, and Curtis Granderson all delivered positive offensive performances for the Amazin's. The game also ended on a dramatic note, as Kirk...

Bartolo Colon Struggles as New York Mets Fall to Tampa Bay Rays
March 15th, 2015 at 6:44 PM
Bartolo Colon had a rough outing for the New York Mets in Port Charlotte. Colon gave up five runs on seven hits in just two innings of work as the Mets fell 8-4 against the Tampa Bay Rays. This spring has been a rough one for Colon, whose Grapefruit League...

Atlanta Braves Beat New York Mets 3-2 in Grapefruit League Action
March 10th, 2015 at 5:43 PM
The New York Mets' losing streak extended to three as they fell to the Atlanta Braves 3-2 in Orlando. The game was decided early, as Mets' starter Bartolo Colon gave up three runs in the third inning. The back breaker was a two run homer from Braves' first baseman Freddie...