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Pittsburgh Pirates Sweep New York Mets with 9-1 Blowout
May 24th, 2015 at 5:35 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets had a really bad weekend in Pittsburgh. After dropping the first two games of their three game set with the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Mets came into today's contest hoping to salvage the series finale. That didn't happen as the Pirates (21-22) battered Jonathon Niese (L, 3-5)...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
May 24th, 2015 at 1:30 PM
The New York Mets (24-20) have not been good on the road. After dropping four in a row against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field last week, the Mets' road woes have carried over to this series with the Pittsburgh Pirates (20-22). The Pirates have won the first two games...

Pittsburgh Pirates Batter Matt Harvey in 8-2 Rout
May 23rd, 2015 at 7:06 PM
Pittsburgh-With the bad news the New York Mets received earlier Saturday on David Wright, they really could have used a strong outing from Matt Harvey. Harvey entered Saturday's contest with the Pittsburgh Pirates carrying a 16 inning scoreless streak, so the odds looked good that he could continue it. That...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
May 23rd, 2015 at 1:38 PM
The New York Mets (24-19) fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates (19-22) last night 4-1 after Gerrit Cole outdueled Noah Syndergaard. Today the Mets will turn to their ace as they look to bounce back. The Mets and Pirates will play the second game of their three game set this afternoon...

Gerrit Cole Outduels Noah Syndergaard as Pirates Beat Mets 4-1
May 22nd, 2015 at 10:31 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets entered their series with the Pittsburgh Pirates eager to see how Noah Syndergaard would perform. With Dillon Gee ready to be activated from the DL, Syndergaard needed a good outing to make his case to remain in the rotation. Syndergaard was good for the Mets, allowing...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
May 22nd, 2015 at 5:21 PM
The New York Mets (24-18) got back on track yesterday afternoon thanks to a dominant effort from Jacob deGrom. After the series split with St. Louis, the Mets hit the road for a brief weekend road trip. Their destination will be PNC Park as they kick off a three game...

Bartolo Colon Comes Back to Earth as New York Mets Drop Series Finale
June 29th, 2014 at 5:55 PM
Pittsburgh-For his last seven starts, Bartolo Colon was pitching on another planet. Colon had gone 6-0 with a 1.58 ERA in his last seven turns for the New York Mets heading into his start this afternoon with the Pittsburgh Pirates. It turned out to be only a lucky seven, however,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
June 29th, 2014 at 12:56 PM
After getting some good news on their captain yesterday, the New York Mets will look to finish off their series with the Pittsburgh Pirates with style. The Mets (37-44) won 5-3 over the Pirates (41-40) yesterday after the Pirates won the first two games in the series. The Mets will...

New York Mets Score Early, Hold on to Defeat Pittsburgh Pirates
June 28th, 2014 at 8:06 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets are one of the most proficient teams in baseball when it comes to scoring in the first inning. The Mets have scored first in a lot of games this season, but often the problem has been holding onto the lead. The Mets (37-44) scored early against...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
June 28th, 2014 at 3:03 PM
The New York Mets are definitively heading in the wrong direction again. The Mets (36-44) have lost three games in a row, including a walkoff 3-2 loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates (41-39) last night. The Mets have essentially undone the progress they made by winning five out of six games...

Pittsburgh Pirates Walk Off with 3-2 Win Over New York Mets
June 27th, 2014 at 11:45 PM
Pittsburgh-The New York Mets were forced to play without their captain on Friday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates. David Wright was scratched from the lineup with a sore left shoulder, putting a crater sized hole in the middle of the Mets' lineup. The Mets (36-44) struggled to score runs without...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
June 27th, 2014 at 5:53 PM
After closing to within five games of .500 by winning five of six, the New York Mets are headed in the wrong direction again. The Mets (36-43) have lost two games in a row, with the latest defeat coming last night at the hands of the Pittsburgh Pirates. A three...

Mets 101 Postgame: Pittsburgh Pirates 5, New York Mets 2
June 26th, 2014 at 10:06 PM
The New York Mets (36-43) dropped their series opener to the Pittsburgh Pirates (40-39) Thursday night by a score of 5-2 at PNC Park. Game Highlights With the Mets trailing 1-0, Lucas Duda tied the game with his twelfth homer of the season. The Mets botched a play on a stolen base attempt...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Pittsburgh Pirates
June 26th, 2014 at 7:00 PM
The New York Mets (36-42) head to the Steel City to kick off a four-game weekend series with the Pittsburgh Pirates (39-39) Friday night at PNC Park. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM. The two teams met earlier this season in a three-game series at Citi Field, with the...

Bartolo Colon Delivers Strong Outing as New York Mets Win Series with Pittsburgh Pirates
May 28th, 2014 at 4:18 PM
New York-Wednesday afternoon was Bartolo Colon's first start after celebrating his 41st birthday on Saturday. Colon, who entered today's game with a 3-5 record and carrying an ugly 5.34 ERA, has had some rough moments in a New York Mets uniform. Today's game wasn't one of them. Colon threw 7.1...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
May 28th, 2014 at 12:17 PM
After a tumultuous 24 hours, the New York Mets bounced back with a 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. The Mets (23-28) and Pirates (23-28) have now split the first two games of their three game series, and the teams will look to grab the rubber game...

New York Mets Finally Get Some Clutch Hitting in 4-2 Win Over Pittsburgh Pirates
May 27th, 2014 at 11:29 PM
New York-All eyes were on Lamar Johnson for the New York Mets Tuesday night. Johnson was in his first game as hitting coach, replacing the fired Dave Hudgens. The Mets showed some signs of life offensively under Johnson's watch, finally recording clutch hits and looking a little better at the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
May 27th, 2014 at 4:32 PM
After losing to the Pittsburgh Pirates (23-27) 5-3 yesterday, heads rolled for the New York Mets (22-28). Yesterday's losing pitcher, Jose Valverde, is no longer a member of the Mets after being released minutes after the game. The same goes for Dave Hudgens, who was relieved of his duties as...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Blows Late Lead in 5-3 Loss
May 26th, 2014 at 5:09 PM
New York-The New York Mets were in good shape after seven innings in their Memorial Day affair with the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Mets had a 2-0 lead, got strong pitching from Jacob deGrom, and looked poised to win their second game in a row. The bullpen had something to say...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
May 26th, 2014 at 12:32 PM
After splitting a double header with the Arizona Diamondbacks yesterday, the New York Mets find themselves sitting with a 2-4 record through the first six games of a nine game home stand. The Mets (22-27) do have a chance to secure a winning home stand when they face off with...