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New York Mets Explode for 15-2 Rout of Los Angeles Dodgers
July 25th, 2015 at 10:48 PM
New York-It's amazing how much of a difference seeing major league hitters walk into the clubhouse can have on the psyche of a team. The New York Mets welcomed Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe to their club on Friday, and Johnson was slotted right into the lineup as the cleanup...

Los Angeles Dodgers Beat up Jonathon Niese, New York Mets in 7-2 Rout
July 24th, 2015 at 10:10 PM
New York-The New York Mets made quite a few headlines off the field today. After promoting outfielder Michael Conforto to the big leagues earlier today, news broke during their game with the Los Angeles Dodgers that the Mets were close to adding Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta...

New York Mets Win 18 Inning Marathon Over St. Louis Cardinals
July 19th, 2015 at 8:35 PM
St. Louis-This game between the New York Mets and St. Louis Cardinals proved to be a microcosm of the Mets' season. The Mets got a brilliant pitching performance from starter Jonathon Niese, but couldn't push across a run despite multiple opportunities. In an unusual turn of events, the Cardinals also...

St. Louis Cardinals Batter Bartolo Colon, New York Mets 12-2
July 18th, 2015 at 10:36 PM
St. Louis-The New York Mets usually have trouble in games where they don't score a lot of runs. When the St. Louis Cardinals got out to a fast start against Mets' starter Bartolo Colon, it didn't bear well for the Mets' chances to come back. The Cardinals (58-33) scored four...

New York Mets Can’t Support Strong Effort from Noah Syndergaard, Fall to St. Louis Cardinals 3-2
July 17th, 2015 at 11:40 PM
St. Louis-The New York Mets kicked off the second half much like they ended the first half, without much offense. Curtis Granderson's leadoff homer in the first inning was the only homer Noah Syndergaard would get for the night, and he almost made it stand up. The St. Louis Cardinals...

New York Mets’ Bats Finally Break Out in 8-0 Romp Over Los Angeles Dodgers
July 5th, 2015 at 9:11 PM
Los Angeles-The theme for the New York Mets for much of this past month has been great pitching with no offensive support. A series against the National League West leaders, the Los Angeles Dodgers, didn't provide much hope to break out of the offensive drought. After a surprising split of...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Chicago Cubs at New York Mets
July 2nd, 2015 at 11:46 AM
The next run the New York Mets (40-39) score in this series will be their first in three days. Unsurprisingly, the anemic offense has allowed the Chicago Cubs (41-35) to shut out the Mets for two straight games. The Cubs are 6-0 against the Mets so far this season, and...

Chicago Cubs Shut Out New York Mets for Second Straight Game
July 1st, 2015 at 11:11 PM
New York-We are simply running out of superlatives to describe the poor state of the New York Mets' offense. There is no getting around the fact that the Mets' lineup stinks, and it has simply reached a new level of ineptitude against the Chicago Cubs. After getting shutout in a...

Wilmer Flores Switches to Second Base for New York Mets
June 29th, 2015 at 9:49 AM
Before the New York Mets' second game with the Cincinnati Reds yesterday, manager Terry Collins snuck a positional switch into his lineup. After nearly three months of starting Wilmer Flores as his shortstop, Flores found himself at second base by 4:30 pm. Ruben Tejada moved back to shortstop, his natural...

Mets Take Two from Reds on Sunday, Matz Makes Record Setting Debut
June 29th, 2015 at 12:46 AM
The New York Mets (40-37) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (34-40) twice on Sunday, finishing off Saturday's postponed game 2-1 in thirteen innings, before taking the regularly scheduled contest 7-2 in Steven Matz' big league debut. Matz put his name in the history books with a three hit, four RBI performance...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Cincinnati Reds at New York Mets
June 27th, 2015 at 4:04 PM
The New York Mets (38-37) have stabilized a little bit after a rough seven game losing streak. The team is now riding a two game winning streak, one that includes last night's 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds (34-38). The two teams will continue their three game set this afternoon...

Noah Syndergaard Dominates as Offensively Challenged New York Mets Squeak Out 2-1 Win
June 26th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
New York-The New York Mets have had a lot of trouble with the bats lately, scoring two runs or less in five straight games. Tonight's contest with the Cincinnati Reds was no exception, as the Mets managed to scratch out only two hits against Reds' ace Johnny Cueto and the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 20th, 2015 at 5:50 PM
The New York Mets (36-33) suffered a tough loss last night, blowing a lead in the eighth inning and falling to the Atlanta Braves (33-35) 2-1. Jacob deGrom found himself a tough luck loser after the Mets' bullpen blew the lead in that fateful frame, and as a result the...

Defense, Bullpen Doom New York Mets in Eighth Inning of 2-1 Loss
June 19th, 2015 at 11:52 PM
Atlanta-Jacob deGrom can't seem to catch a break when he faces the Atlanta Braves. The New York Mets' bullpen blew a 3-1 lead against Atlanta in deGrom's last start and would go on to lose in extra innings. deGrom pitched very well again tonight against Atlanta, carrying a 1-0 lead...

Matt Harvey Looks Much Sharper as New York Mets Win 3-2
June 16th, 2015 at 10:19 PM
New York-After giving up seven runs in his last outing, there was some mild concern about New York Mets' starting pitcher Matt Harvey. Harvey had hit a rough patch over the last month or so, no small worry for the Mets considering he missed all of 2014 following Tommy John...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Atlanta Braves at New York Mets
June 14th, 2015 at 10:27 AM
The New York Mets (33-30) lost late against the Atlanta Braves (30-32) last night, dropping a 5-3 affair after the bullpen blew it late. The series is now even at one game a piece after the Mets won by a 5-3 margin on Friday night. The two teams will look...

Giants Rookie Chris Heston No-Hits Mets
June 10th, 2015 at 1:06 AM
The New York Mets (31-28) were no-hit by Chris Heston and the San Francisco Giants (33-26), who took the opener of their series Tuesday by a score of 5-0 at Citi Field. It was just the thirteenth career start for the 27-year old rookie, who improved to 6-4 on the...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
June 6th, 2015 at 8:54 PM
With the New York Mets' bullpen reeling from overuse over the last several day, the team has chosen to kill the six man rotation. Dillon Gee has moved to the bullpen tonight, and he may have a part in helping the Mets win immediately. The Mets (30-26) will resume their...

New York Mets Pull Another Half Measure with Defensive Maneuvering
June 5th, 2015 at 9:53 AM
Over the last several years, the New York Mets have become kings of the half measure move. The Mets can never seem to make up their minds about anything, and instead of firmly committing to a plan of action they implement half measures that do nothing but waste time and...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Arizona Diamondbacks
June 4th, 2015 at 8:05 PM
After dropping two of three in San Diego, the New York Mets (29-25) continue their West Coast road trip tonight in Phoenix, Arizona. Their next stop is Chase Field, the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks (25-27). Unlike Petco Park, where the Mets have won only one series since it opened...