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Mets 101 Minor League Mondays: Rafael Montero Gets Off to a Good Start
April 7th, 2014 at 2:43 PM
Throughout the 2014 season, Mets 101 will be sure to keep our readers up to date on the progress of some of the top prospects for the New York Mets. On Mondays, our Minor League Mondays column will spotlight a key prospect or affiliate and catch you up on what...

Bobby Parnell to Miss Remainder of Season and Undergo Tommy John Surgery
April 7th, 2014 at 10:40 AM
In a piece of news that wasn't entirely unexpected, the New York Mets announced last night that relief pitcher Bobby Parnell will undergo Tommy John surgery. Parnell, who had one ineffective outing on Opening Day, underwent an MRI earlier in the week that revealed he had a partially torn medial...

Cincinnati Reds Squeak by New York Mets 2-1 in Series Finale
April 6th, 2014 at 6:47 PM
New York-After the New York Mets won the first two games of their weekend series, fans were hopeful they could complete a sweep and stabilize their record. The Mets had dropped the first three games of their season to the Washington Nationals, but they could level their record by sweeping...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Cincinnati Reds at New York Mets
April 6th, 2014 at 12:43 PM
The New York Mets (2-3) will look to complete a sweep of the Cincinnati Reds (1-5) Sunday afternoon in their series finale at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 1:10 PM The Mets have rebounded well from an 0-3 start to the season, with two dramatic wins this weekend,...

Lucas Duda Has Opportunity to Seize First Base Job for Good
April 5th, 2014 at 9:56 PM
When the New York Mets named Lucas Duda their starting first baseman, there was a collective groan from fans and pundits alike. While neither Duda or his competition, Ike Davis, was going to be a popular choice, some felt that Duda was being shoehorned into the position despite defensive deficiencies....

Ike Davis’ Walk Off Grand Slam Lifts New York Mets to 6-3 Victory
April 5th, 2014 at 5:16 PM
New York-The first base competition was deemed over by manager Terry Collins yesterday. Lucas Duda was named the New York Mets' first baseman and hit two homers in his first game as the starter yesterday, seemingly ending any debate for a while. Ike Davis had the last laugh in today's game...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Cincinnati Reds at New York Mets
April 5th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
It took four games, but the New York Mets finally broke into the win column last night. The Mets defeated the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 on a rainy night to open up their three game series. Lucas Duda powered the Mets to victory, clubbing a pair of two run homers just...

Duda’s Homers Lift Mets Over Reds 4-3
April 5th, 2014 at 12:06 AM
The New York Mets (1-3) picked up their first win of the 2014 season Friday night over the Cincinnati Reds (1-3) by a score of 4-3 at Citi Field. Newly appointed first baseman Lucas Duda made his presence felt with two home runs that ultimately gave the Amazins the offense...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Cincinnati Reds at New York Mets
April 4th, 2014 at 6:35 PM
The New York Mets (0-3) will look to pick up their first win of the 2014 season as they welcome the Cincinnati Reds (1-2) to Citi Field Friday night. First pitch is scheduled for 7 PM. The big lineup news of the afternoon came at first base, as manager Terry Collins...

Mets Drop Finale 8-2, Nationals Complete Sweep
April 4th, 2014 at 10:14 AM
The New York Mets (0-3) lost their third straight game to the Washington Nationals (3-0) by a score of 8-2 Thursday afternoon at Citi Field. The winless start to the season is the franchise's worst since 2005, when the Mets went 0-5 to open the campaign. The afternoon started off promising...

WFAN Hosts Criticize Daniel Murphy for Paternity Leave
April 3rd, 2014 at 9:41 PM
Daniel Murphy rejoined the New York Mets today after missing two games for paternity leave. Murphy's wife gave birth to their first child, a boy named Noah, on Monday. Murphy missed the Mets' first two games of the 2014 season, both resulting in Mets' losses. While no one can blame...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 3rd, 2014 at 12:06 PM
After dropping the first two games of their season, the New York Mets are looking to avoid a season opening sweep. The Mets will look to salvage the finale of their three game set with the Washington Nationals this afternoon at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler will make his season debut...

New York Mets Offense Slumps in 5-1 Loss to Washington Nationals
April 3rd, 2014 at 10:04 AM
New York-The New York Mets didn't get their season off to a great start on Opening Day, losing 9-7 to the Washington Nationals. While the offense did score seven runs, they also contributed an alarming 18 strikeouts in the loss. The Mets didn't do much better against the Nationals last...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 2nd, 2014 at 6:37 PM
After a rough 9-7 loss to the Washington Nationals on Opening Day Monday, the New York Mets will look to bounce back and pick up their first win of the season tonight. The Mets and Nats will play the second game of their three game set at 7:10 pm at...

Mets Fan Starts Campaign to Rename Left Field “Kiner’s Korner”
April 2nd, 2014 at 9:44 AM
A loyal Mets fan took to Twitter last week to start a campaign to rename the left field corner of Citi Field "Kiner's Korner" in tribute to the late Mets broadcaster. Ed Solomon created the handle @MetKinersKorner and states in the account description "Following this account represents petitioning for renaming...

New York Mets to Add Kyle Farnsworth and Wilmer Flores Wednesday
April 1st, 2014 at 1:50 PM
The New York Mets announced that they will be adding a pair of players to their roster on Wednesday. The Mets will promote Kyle Farnsworth from Triple-A Las Vegas to replace Bobby Parnell on the roster. Farnsworth will likely become the Mets' primary set up man as Jose Valverde assumes...

Bobby Parnell Has Partial MCL Tear in Pitching Elbow
April 1st, 2014 at 12:39 PM
One of the more concerning aspects of yesterday's loss for the New York Mets was the performance of closer Bobby Parnell. Parnell struggled while blowing a save in a 9-7 Mets loss, and his velocity was down as well. The loss of velocity and lack of movement on some pitches...

New York Mets Add Bobby Abreu on Minor League Deal
April 1st, 2014 at 10:28 AM
The New York Mets caught lightning in a bottle last season when they added Marlon Byrd on a minor league deal. Byrd, who is now with the Philadelphia Phillies, made the team out of camp and had a career year while essentially becoming the Mets' cleanup hitter. The Mets are...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Implodes in Extra Inning Loss to Washington Nationals
March 31st, 2014 at 5:20 PM
Everything seemed to be going the New York Mets' way early in the day on Monday. The Mets built a 4-2 lead against the Washington Nationals and starter Dillon Gee had a strong outing. The Mets' bullpen, however, got involved and everything went downhill from there. The Mets' relievers combined...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
March 31st, 2014 at 11:58 AM
After a long offseason of waiting, Opening Day has finally arrived for the New York Mets. Opening Day has historically been a good one for the Mets, who boast baseball's best winning percentage on the season's first day. Today the Mets will look to Dillon Gee on the mound to...