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New York Mets Record Second Straight 14-9 Win Over Colorado Rockies
August 23rd, 2015 at 9:13 AM
Denver-Games at Coors Field can be wild affairs where no lead feels safe. That was certainly the case for the New York Mets last night, as they jumped out to a 14-3 lead against the Colorado Rockies. That lead didn't feel great as the Rockies kept chipping away, eventually cutting...

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...

Matt Harvey Dominates Colorado Lineup as New York Mets Win 4-0
August 11th, 2015 at 10:24 PM
New York-The New York Mets have seen a return to form from Matt Harvey of late. Entering tonight's outing against the Colorado Rockies, Harvey had pitched to a 1.64 ERA in his last nine starts. The trend continued tonight, as Harvey tossed eight shutout innings. The Mets (61-52) gave him...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Tampa Bay Rays
August 8th, 2015 at 5:41 PM
The New York Mets (59-50) seem unstoppable right now. They enter tonight's game on a seven game winning streak, with last night's win over the Tampa Bay Rays (54-56) being an especially dramatic one. The Mets rallied on three separate occasions to pick up a 4-3 win over the Rays,...

New York Mets Defeat Miami Marlins 8-6 to Complete Series Sweep
August 5th, 2015 at 10:26 PM
Miami-The New York Mets may be playing their best baseball of the season at the right time. After sweeping the Washington Nationals over the weekend, there was some concern the Mets could suffer a letdown against the lowly Miami Marlins. The Mets (58-50) made sure those concerns were rendered moot,...

Mets Extend Winning Streak to Five in 5-1 Triumph Over Marlins
August 4th, 2015 at 10:50 PM
The New York Mets (57-50) took the second game of their series with the Miami Marlins (43-64) by a score of 5-1 Tuesday night at Marlins Park. The Mets have now taken the first two games of their series with Miami by a combined score of 17-1 and have won...

New York Mets Survive Juggernaut July and Emerge a Contender
August 1st, 2015 at 7:20 PM
Entering July, the New York Mets faced a brutal schedule. The slate was loaded with games against playoff contenders, and a banged up Mets squad had its work cut out for them just to survive. Expecting to emerge from that stretch of games as a playoff contender seemed to be...

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...