Tagged: ‘Pittsburgh Pirates’

New York Mets Fortunate Division Lead Didn’t Shrink After Sweep
August 17th, 2015 at 6:45 PM
The New York Mets finally hit a pothole this weekend on their road to October. After looking like world beaters by winning 11 of 13 following the acquisition of Yoenis Cespedes, the Pittsburgh Pirates brought the Mets back to Earth. The Pirates swept the Mets, who played well in two...

Bobby Parnell’s Seventh Inning Implosion Allows Pirates to Sweep Mets
August 16th, 2015 at 6:27 PM
New York-The New York Mets came into this weekend expecting to be tested by the Pittsburgh Pirates. While the Mets did play well at points, they didn't do well in this test. The Pirates (69-46) picked up extra inning wins in the first two games of this series, but they...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
August 16th, 2015 at 11:51 AM
The New York Mets (63-54) likely can't wait to see the Pittsburgh Pirates (68-46) leave town. The Pirates have won the first two games of this series, both in extra innings, and have won all five meetings with the Mets this season. The Mets will look to avoid getting swept...

Pittsburgh Pirates Defeat New York Mets in Extra Innings for Second Straight Day
August 15th, 2015 at 11:49 PM
New York-For the second straight day, nine innings weren't enough for the Pittsburgh Pirates and New York Mets. The Pirates scored three runs early and looked to be cruising to a win, but the Mets responded with three in the seventh inning. The game would remain tied until the 14th...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
August 15th, 2015 at 5:36 PM
The New York Mets (63-53) saw their four game winning streak get snapped last night. The Pittsburgh Pirates (67-46) scored twice in the 10th inning to defeat the Mets 3-2. Fortunately for the Mets, the Washington Nationals lost again to the San Francisco Giants after Nats' ace Max Scherzer got...