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Noah Syndergaard Records First Career Win as New York Mets Win Series
May 17th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
New York-Citi Field was electric Sunday as New York Mets' fans got their first glimpse of top pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard looked good through five in his first outing, but couldn't make it out of the sixth against the Chicago Cubs. Today was a much better day for the...

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 9th, 2015 at 3:42 PM
The New York Mets (18-11) finally had a bad Harvey Day yesterday, falling to the Philadelphia Phillies (11-19) 3-1. Matt Harvey indicated that the extra rest hurt his offspeed stuff in the outing. The Mets will have to hope tonight's starter, Jonathon Niese, won't fare as poorly with the same...

New York Mets Use 11 Game Winning Streak to Set Positive Tone in April
May 2nd, 2015 at 8:42 AM
The New York Mets came into the 2015 season looking to contend for the playoffs. While the addition of Michael Cuddyer and the healthy return of Matt Harvey figured to help the cause, many were skeptical that would be enough to help a 79 win team reach the postseason. The...

Murphy’s Ninth Inning Homer Lifts Mets Over Marlins, 3-1
April 28th, 2015 at 1:20 AM
The New York Mets (15-5) put together a late rally to defeat the Miami Marlins (8-12) by a score of 3-1 Monday night at Marlins Park. The Mets got all of their offense in the ninth, with Daniel Murphy blasting a 400+' foot, three run homer with one out in...

Matt Harvey Dominates as New York Mets Even Subway Series
April 25th, 2015 at 7:34 PM
Bronx-The most hyped player coming into this edition of the Subway Series was easily New York Mets' starting pitcher Matt Harvey. Harvey, who has embraced the moniker of "The Dark Knight of Gotham", was set to make his first appearance at Yankee Stadium this afternoon. The New York Yankees had...

New York Yankees Snap New York Mets’ Winning Streak
April 24th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
New York-All good things must come to an end. While the New York Mets and their fans wanted their 11 game winning streak to go on at least through this weekend, it simply wasn't meant to be. Jacob deGrom (L, 2-2) had an off night, surrendering three homers. Two of...

New York Mets Rally to Pick up Fifth Straight Victory
April 16th, 2015 at 10:36 PM
The New York Mets have had a different vibe surrounding their team early this season. The buzz has become infectious around Citi Field this week, as the crowds have become more excited as each day passes. Tonight's contest with the Miami Marlins was a bit more challenging for the Mets,...

New York Mets Will Need Lucas Duda to Keep Hitting with David Wright Out
April 16th, 2015 at 9:59 AM
One of the New York Mets' hottest hitters at the start of the season has been first baseman Lucas Duda. Entering Wednesday night's game with the Philadelphia Phillies, Duda was hitting .345 to lead the team. Duda also has driven in five runs even though he has yet to homer,...

Travis D’Arnaud, Jonathon Niese Power New York Mets to Sweep of Philadelphia Phillies
April 15th, 2015 at 11:24 PM
The New York Mets were left looking for a new number two hitter after David Wright was placed on the 15 day disabled list earlier in the day. The man who got the first crack at that slot was catcher Travis d'Arnaud, who has been hitting well to start the...

Mets Top Phillies 6-5 in Wild Contest
April 14th, 2015 at 11:55 PM
The New York Mets (5-3) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (3-5) by a score of 6-5 Tuesday night at Citi Field. It wasn't a dominating return to Citi Field for Matt Harvey, but he was good enough to get the job done in a wild contest that featured multiple players hit...

New York Mets Avoid Sweep with 4-3 Win Over Atlanta Braves
April 12th, 2015 at 5:24 PM
Atlanta-After winning their opening series with the Washington Nationals, getting swept by the Atlanta Braves would have been an unmitigated disaster for the New York Mets. Coming home with a 2-4 record would have brought a ton of questions about manager Terry Collins' lineup construction, the pitching outside of Matt...

New York Mets’ Offense Has Vanished in Regular Season
April 12th, 2015 at 8:22 AM
The New York Mets made a big impression offensively in spring training. The team led the Grapefruit League in home runs during the spring, paced by a strong showing from Michael Cuddyer. The Mets also looked in sync offensively with a lineup that featured Juan Lagares as the leadoff hitter...

New York Mets Struggle Offensively in 5-3 Loss to Atlanta Braves
April 12th, 2015 at 8:01 AM
Atlanta-The New York Mets made a huge impression offensively in spring training, leading the Grapefruit League in homers. That power has all but vanished in the regular season, with the Mets having no homers heading into their game with the Atlanta Braves Saturday night. The Mets (2-3) didn't homer again...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 10th, 2015 at 4:38 PM
The New York Mets (2-1) took care of business in their opening series, winning two out of three against the Washington Nationals. Getting a series victory over the division favorites helps the Mets make an early statement, but it wasn't good enough to put them in first place. That honor...

Lucas Duda Will Get a Day Off in Atlanta
April 10th, 2015 at 8:23 AM
The new lineup for the New York Mets has proven to be successful so far, helping the Mets take two out of three against the Washington Nationals. The lineup will get its first temporary tweak sometime in the next two days. Manager Terry Collins told reporters that Lucas Duda will...

Bartolo Colon Shines as New York Mets Record 3-1 Opening Day Win
April 6th, 2015 at 7:11 PM
Washington, D.C.-The choice of Bartolo Colon as the New York Mets' Opening Day starter was met with skepticism last week. Fans and pundits griped that youngsters Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey were more deserving of the honor than Colon, who was 15-13 with an ERA over four in 2014. Colon...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
April 6th, 2015 at 11:58 AM
After a very long offseason, the New York Mets are finally back in action. Today they find themselves in our nation's capital for Opening Day to kick off a very important three game set with the Washington Nationals. Normally it is rare for the first three games of the season...

New York Mets, Lucas Duda Shelve Contract Talks for Now
April 6th, 2015 at 9:15 AM
The New York Mets and Lucas Duda were unable to reach agreement on a long term extension before the season began. As a result, both sides have chosen to shelve the talks for now, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The talks were halted so that Duda could focus on...

New York Mets Beat Washington Nationals 2-0 in Spring Tuneup
April 1st, 2015 at 8:48 AM
The New York Mets took another step closer to the regular season yesterday. This one came against their Opening Day opponent, the Washington Nationals, making the 2-0 win just a bit more important than other spring training wins. The hero in this outing was starting pitcher Jonathon Niese, who will...