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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...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
April 14th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
The New York Mets (4-3) will look to make it two in a row Tuesday night when they host the Philadelphia Phillies (3-4) in the second game of a three game series at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. It'll be the first home start for the...

Matt Harvey Effect Providing Ticket Boost for New York Mets
April 11th, 2015 at 5:43 AM
The New York Mets raised a few eyebrows when they chose not to start Matt Harvey on either Opening Day or the home opener a week later. By slotting Harvey third in the rotation to start the season, it assured Harvey's first home start would be in the team's second...

Matt Harvey Dazzles in Return as New York Mets Win Opening Series
April 9th, 2015 at 7:20 PM
Washington, D.C.-Matt Harvey made his much anticipated return to the New York Mets Thursday afternoon in Washington. Locked into an exciting pitching matchup with Stephen Strasburg, Harvey rose to the occasion. After some early jitters, Harvey settled in and looked like his old self. Harvey tossed six shutout innings as...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
April 9th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
After falling 2-1 to the Washington Nationals (1-1) last night, the New York Mets (1-1) missed out on a chance to win a series against their toughest competition in the National League East. The Mets will get another chance to win the series in the finale this afternoon when the...

Mets 101 Season Preview Roundtable: 2015 New York Mets
April 5th, 2015 at 2:17 PM
Tomorrow afternoon in Washington, the New York Mets will begin their 2015 campaign. The Mets have targeted 2015 as their year to return to playoff contention, and there has been a different buzz around spring training this year. While the good feelings translated to good play in Port St. Lucie,...

Matt Harvey Will Be Handled with Care in April Starts
April 3rd, 2015 at 6:39 AM
Matt Harvey looked like a guy ready to burst into action this spring. After tossing another four scoreless innings in his final spring tuneup, Harvey finished the spring season with a tidy ERA of 1.17. Harvey has also displayed impeccable control, walking only one batter in 22 spring training innings...

Matt Harvey Delivers Another Solid Outing in Latest Tuneup
March 27th, 2015 at 6:19 PM
The New York Mets have only eight exhibition games left after today, so now is the time the team's pitchers usually lengthen their arms out before their regular season debuts. That was the case for Matt Harvey today, who was allowed to toss 80 pitches in his second to last...

New York Mets Will Name Bartolo Colon Opening Day Starter
March 23rd, 2015 at 10:47 AM
With just two weeks to go before the start of the regular season, New York Mets' skipper Terry Collins has finally decided on his Opening Day starter. That honor will go to 41 year old righty Bartolo Colon, organization sources told ESPN New York's Adam Rubin. Colon will face off...

New York Mets Ride Matt Harvey, Long Ball to 6-0 Spring Win
March 22nd, 2015 at 5:49 PM
The New York Mets looked locked and loaded in their spring training tuneup against the New York Yankees Sunday afternoon at Tradition Field. Matt Harvey looked dominant, tossing 5.2 shutout innings, and the Mets got four different players to hit homers in the game. The final result was a very...

Matt Harvey Tosses Four Scoreless Innings in Third Spring Tuneup
March 16th, 2015 at 4:34 PM
On a day when the New York Mets got terrible news about Zack Wheeler, Matt Harvey was able to provide a little bit of positivity in Fort Myers. Harvey made his third start of the spring against the Boston Red Sox, and was set to face his biggest test yet....

Matt Harvey Makes Second Spring Start in New York Mets’ Loss
March 11th, 2015 at 4:33 PM
Matt Harvey's second spring start didn't go quite as well as his first. After setting the Twitterverse abuzz by touching 99 miles per hour on the radar gun in last week's outing against the Detroit Tigers, Harvey only reached 95 today. Harvey also gave up some runs for the first...

Matt Harvey Perfect in Two Innings of Work
March 6th, 2015 at 5:33 PM
Friday afternoon in Port St. Lucie was the first time in nearly a year and a half that New York Mets' fans could celebrate Harvey Day. Matt Harvey missed the entire 2014 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, making today's exhibition start against the Detroit Tigers his first meaningful action...

Terry Collins Plans on Using Matt Harvey in First Week of Season
February 22nd, 2015 at 5:02 PM
For a few weeks now, the New York Mets have indicated they wanted to hold out Matt Harvey for the first week of the season. GM Sandy Alderson told reporters a few weeks ago that the team was planning on holding out Harvey until April 13th, which will be Opening...

Matt Harvey Arrives in Port St. Lucie Feeling Good
February 9th, 2015 at 11:05 AM
The report date for pitchers and catchers is still over a week away for the New York Mets, but one prominent member of the pitching staff made his way to Port St. Lucie early. Matt Harvey arrived in spring training today and told SNY that he is feeling healthy and...

New York Mets Planning on Debuting Matt Harvey in Home Opener
February 5th, 2015 at 2:51 PM
Matt Harvey's return has been one of the biggest storylines for the New York Mets this winter. After seeing Harvey miss the entire 2014 season while rehabbing from Tommy John surgery, fans have eagerly awaited news of when he will take the mound in a big league game. Harvey has...

New Year’s Resolutions for New York Mets
January 1st, 2015 at 5:15 PM
A big part of the New Year's tradition is the idea of New Years resolutions. While most resolutions don't last long, like almost all of us who resolve to get in better shape for the new year, some actually last throughout the year. With the theme of resolutions in mind,...

The Top Stories of 2014 for the New York Mets
December 31st, 2014 at 3:50 PM
With today being the last day of 2014, a lot of people are looking back at the year that was. For the New York Mets, it was a year of ups and downs. While the Mets ultimately missed the playoffs once again, there were a lot of fascinating storylines surrounding...

New York Mets May Hold Matt Harvey Back for Home Opener
December 17th, 2014 at 9:14 PM
Matt Harvey has been aiming for an Opening Day appearance in 2015 ever since he was ruled out for the season in September. The New York Mets may make Harvey wait just a little longer to make his regular season return. In an interview with Kevin Kernan of the New...

Matt Harvey Aiming to Face Hitters on February 1st
December 4th, 2014 at 1:37 PM
Matt Harvey is set to return next season from Tommy John surgery, but the big story surrounding his return is hs new innings limit. There has been a ton of speculation that the Mets will want to limit Harvey's innings to protect him from re-injury. A lot of options had...