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Trying May Leaves New York Mets at Crossroads
June 1st, 2014 at 7:28 AM
After a 15-11 mark in the month of April, the atmosphere around the New York Mets was extremely positive. The Mets were on pace to make Sandy Alderson's 90 win talk a reality, and fans were beginning to feel the vibe of a new and improved team. The wheels fell...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
May 31st, 2014 at 1:07 PM
After playing deep into the night last night, the New York Mets (25-29) and Philadelphia Phillies (24-28) will have a relatively quick turn around for the third game of their five game series. The two teams, who have split the first two games of the five game set, will resume...

Dropped Fly Ball Dooms New York Mets in 14th Inning Loss
May 31st, 2014 at 12:50 PM
Philadelphia-The New York Mets' winning streak came to an end last night in truly bizarre fashion. The Mets and Philadelphia Phillies played deep into the night, with the game lasting 14 innings and nearly five and a half hours. Most extra inning games end with something dramatic, like a walkoff...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
May 30th, 2014 at 4:46 PM
The New York Mets (25-28) look to make it two in a row against the Philadelphia Phillies (23-28) Friday night at Citizens Bank Park in Philly. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM.  Local Coverage TV - SNY Radio - WOR Mets Starting Lineup CF Juan Lagares 2B Daniel Murphy 3B David Wright RF Curtis Granderson LF Bobby Abreu 1B...

New York Mets’ Offense Non-Existant in 2-1 Loss to Open Doubleheader
May 25th, 2014 at 4:38 PM
New York-The New York Mets' offense hit a new low on Sunday afternoon. The Mets opened a doubleheader with the Arizona Diamondbacks looking to score more than the two runs they put up yesterday. They only managed to put up one, and the numbers behind the one run were ugly....

Mets 101 Game Preview: Arizona Diamondbacks at New York Mets
May 25th, 2014 at 11:38 AM
After dropping a 3-2 contest with the Arizona Diamondbacks yesterday, the New York Mets will look to bounce back this afternoon. The two teams will play a doubleheader, beginning at 1:10 pm, to make up for a rainout Friday night. This will be the first double dip for the Mets...

Hit Parade Leads Dodgers Over Mets 9-4
May 21st, 2014 at 1:19 AM
The New York Mets (20-24) dropped their series opener to the Los Angeles Dodgers (24-22) Tuesday night by a score of 9-4 at Citi Field. Led by Adrian Gonzalez and Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles pounded out fifteen hits including three a piece from Gonzalez and Puig, en route to the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets
May 20th, 2014 at 6:53 PM
The New York Mets (20-23) play host to the Los Angeles Dodgers (23-22) Tuesday night as the two teams open up a three-game series at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. The Mets will try and keep the Dodgers high powered offense at bay, as they rank...

Masahiro Tanaka Throws Four Hit Shutout Against New York Mets
May 14th, 2014 at 10:47 PM
New York-The Subway Series had been going the New York Mets' way for their past six meetings with the New York Yankees. The Mets had outhit the Yankees and outpitched them as well. The Mets ran into a buzzsaw Wednesday night, however, in the form of Japanese rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka....

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Yankees at New York Mets
May 14th, 2014 at 6:18 PM
The Subway Series rolls into Citi Field tonight as the New York Mets and New York Yankees will play the third game of a four game series. The series has been all Mets so far, as the Mets scored 21 runs in the first two games of the series. The...

New York Mets Place Dillon Gee on 15 Day Disabled List
May 14th, 2014 at 4:15 PM
The New York Mets made their roster move to add Rafael Montero to the 25 man roster this afternoon, and it wasn't the move many people expected. The Mets placed starting pitcher Dillon Gee on the 15 day disabled list with a lat injury. Gee only threw 81 pitches in...

New York Mets Call up Rafael Montero and Jacob DeGrom
May 13th, 2014 at 10:12 AM
The New York Mets have been working on refining the edges of their roster over the last week and a half to try and improve the team. The Mets started by bringing up Wilmer Flores to play shortstop and swapping out Josh Satin for Eric Campbell in the hopes of...

Jenrry Mejia in Danger of Losing Rotation Spot
May 11th, 2014 at 7:30 PM
When Jenrry Mejia started the season 3-0 with a 1.99 ERA, it looked like the New York Mets had hit a home run in the back of their rotation. Mejia, a former top prospect, appeared to be finally fulfilling his potential as a top of the line starting pitcher. The...

New York Mets Will Try Jacob DeGrom and Rafael Montero in Las Vegas Bullpen
May 4th, 2014 at 11:04 AM
Sooner or later, the New York Mets are going to have a dilemma on their hands. The Mets have a full starting rotation at the moment, but they have a trio of pitchers in Triple-A who could probably contribute in the major leagues right now. The Las Vegas 51's rotation...

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...

New York Mets Re-Assign Eight to Minor League Camp
March 18th, 2014 at 2:59 PM
With the season less than two weeks away from kicking off, the New York Mets have begun the process of trimming their roster. The Mets will have to cut their roster to 25 players before the season opener on March 31, and the process usually begins when prospects get re-assigned...

Terry Collins: Daisuke Matsuzaka and John Lannan Front Runners for Final Rotation Spot
March 2nd, 2014 at 7:05 PM
One of the more intriguing spring training camp battles has been the battle for the fifth starter's spot. The New York Mets have at least five pitchers competing for that spot in camp, and each of them has their own merits towards winning the job. Manager Terry Collins made his...

New York Mets Drop First Two Exhibition Contests
March 1st, 2014 at 4:56 PM
The Mets kicked off their spring training slate on Friday afternoon with a matchup against the Washington Nationals. They lost that contest 5-4, and lost another game today with the Miami Marlins 8-1. While spring training results are meaningless, the games do offer some clues on key performers to watch...

Mets 101 Camp Battle Series: Fifth Starter
February 26th, 2014 at 12:09 PM
This week at Mets 101, we are going to give you a look at some of the most important positional battles at training camp this season. While the New York Mets did upgrade their team by adding key free agents like Curtis Granderson and Bartolo Colon, they didn't find a true answer...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Top New York Mets Prospects #2 – Rafael Montero
February 16th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns in time for 2014. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of something related to the New York Mets (i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdown from number seven and work our way to number...