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Washington Nationals Beat Dillon Gee, New York Mets 6-3
September 11th, 2013 at 8:18 AM
New York-Dillon Gee normally dominates the Washington Nationals.  Last night was a different story as the Nationals jumped on the New York Mets’ right hander and cruised to a 6-3 victory at Citi Field.  The Mets have now dropped the first two games of the series and are playing an inspired Nationals...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
May 17th, 2013 at 11:41 AM
After getting a win yesterday to snap a six game losing streak, the New York Mets (15-23) continue their road trip this afternoon. Their next stop is historic Wrigley Field for a three game weekend series with the Chicago Cubs. Like the Mets, the Cubs have not gotten off to...

Meet a “New” York Met: Shortstop Brian Bixler
February 28th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Now that the busy 2013 offseason is over and the New York Mets have started spring training, a number of new players have joined the team. Over the next several weeks, the Mets 101 staff will introduce a "new" Met every day and break down what role they could play...

Scott Hairston Bolts Queens for Two Year Deal with Chicago Cubs
January 23rd, 2013 at 11:55 PM
The fall back option for the New York Mets all winter in regards to the outfield has been outfielder Scott Hairston. Hairston had been seeking a two year deal, but the Mets were only willing to counter with a one year deal and a slight raise over what he made...

What’s Left for the New York Mets in Free Agency?
January 22nd, 2013 at 11:39 AM
The New York Mets are less than a month away from spring training and clearly have a lot of holes left to fill on their 2013 roster. Their areas of need center around the outfield as well as depth for the starting rotation and bullpen. While the team has yet...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Wright Press Conference, Trade Rumors
December 6th, 2012 at 12:40 AM
The New York Mets held a press conference Wednesday to announce David Wright's $138 Million contract extension that will keep the cornerstone third baseman in Flushing until 2020. "I'll never put another uniform on" Wright said at Nashville's Opryland Hotel, as Met brass is in the music city this week...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Fans Getting Stuck with Higher Ticket Prices
November 20th, 2012 at 4:40 PM
A few things are givens in life: death, taxes, and high ticket prices. The New York Mets increased ticket prices when they opened Citi Field in 2009, but those prices have declined along with the team's records over the last four years. The team, which has not posted a winning...

Mets 101 Position Review Roundtable: Outfield
November 17th, 2012 at 7:08 PM
The weak link, by far, for the New York Mets' offense in 2012 was their outfield. The outfield was woeful, as the Mets got little power production from the group and not much in the batting average department either. The team's decision to buy out outfielder Jason Bay a week...

Mets 101 News and Notes Special Edition: Free Agency Rumors
November 3rd, 2012 at 3:01 PM
Baseball's free agency period is now officially underway and the New York Mets are hard at work. Besides working out extensions for David Wright and R.A. Dickey, the team is said to be seeking upgrades behind the plate and in the outfield. As the hot stove is just churning up,...

Mets 101 Offseason Predictions: Free Agency
October 26th, 2012 at 7:37 PM
With the World Series underway, the 2012 season is almost over. As soon as the Series ends all players become free agents. After another five days, free agents are allowed to sign contracts with new teams. That means New York Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson will be very busy soon....

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Scott Hairston
October 22nd, 2012 at 12:45 PM
Now that the 2012 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting rotation, and bullpen this past season. We will now take a look at every player on the roster from A (Manny Acosta) to Y (Chris Young) as...

The New York Mets Close Out Their 2012 Season with a Win
October 3rd, 2012 at 7:18 PM
Miami-  It's been one heck of a year for the New York Mets and company.  From the fast and great start, to the lows of the second half, the 2012 season was anything but a roller coaster.  To which we, the staff at Mets101.com and Sportsmedia101.com, say thank you.  Finishing...

Miami Marlins Walk Off with 4-3 Win Over New York Mets
October 2nd, 2012 at 11:30 PM
Miami- R.A. Dickey entered Tuesday night with one last chance to bolster his Cy Young caliber resume. Dickey had been on an absolute tear against the Miami Marlins, having won eight straight decisions against the fish. That run included five straight victories in five tries for the New York Mets...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
September 28th, 2012 at 7:20 PM
The New York Mets have now completed their home schedule for the 2012 season and head on the road to finish their 2012 campaign. Their first stop on their final road trip of the season will be Turner Field for a three game set with their hated rivals, the Atlanta...

Tejada’s Walk-off Single Lifts Mets Over Miami Marlins 3-2
September 24th, 2012 at 12:07 PM
The New York Mets (69-83) completed an improbable sweep of the Miami Marlins (66-87) Sunday, taking the third and final game of their weekend series in dramatic fashion, 3-2. The win extended the Mets win streak against Miami to seven games and puts the Amazins three games ahead of the Marlins for...

R.A. Dickey Picks up 19th Victory as New York Mets Eke Out 4-3 Victory
September 22nd, 2012 at 8:47 PM
New York- R.A. Dickey has been, by far, the most valuable player for the New York Mets this season. Dickey entered Saturday's game with the Miami Marlins having earned 18 wins on a squad that had won only 67 games on the year. Dickey stepped up for the Mets once...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Miami Marlins at New York Mets
September 22nd, 2012 at 12:50 PM
After yesterday's impressive win in the first game of this weekend's series against the Miami Marlins, the Mets are looking to keep it going.  They were able to not only score a win at home, which as of late has been rare for the team, but also score more than...

Who Can the New York Mets Look to in the Outfield for Next Season?
September 19th, 2012 at 2:25 PM
 With this season coming to a close, so comes the possible end or renewal of contracts for a couple of the Mets players.  It also marks the possible availability of many other free agents that the Amazins' may look to bring in.  While many may point to catcher or pitching...

New York Mets Fail to Support R.A. Dickey in Latest Loss
September 11th, 2012 at 10:50 PM
New York- On a night that began with a tribute to the victims of the September 11th terrorist attacks, the New York Mets looked to have a strong effort in the works. The Mets put together a 2-1 lead heading into the seventh inning with staff ace R.A. Dickey on...

Lucas Duda and New York Mets Come up BIG!
August 29th, 2012 at 10:47 PM
Philadelphia- Ladies and Gentleman, it seems that Lucas Duda has returned.  Since being called back up from Buffalo, it appears that Duda has brought some of the Mets' good vibes from the beginning of the season with him.  As of right now, things just seem to be clicking for the...