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New York Mets Suffer Second Straight 1-0 Shutout Loss
May 3rd, 2015 at 8:49 PM
New York-The New York Mets (16-10) have seen their offense completely evaporate after their 11 game winning streak. Entering today's game with the Washington Nationals (12-14), the Mets had scored only three runs a game over their previous nine games. The Nationals had shut the Mets out the night before,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
May 3rd, 2015 at 11:01 AM
The New York Mets (16-9) haven't fared well against the Washington Nationals (11-14) at home lately. Losers of two of three in this series, the Mets have lost 16 of 18 games at Citi Field against the Nationals. They will look to buck this trend and secure a series split...

New York Mets Drop Pitcher’s Duel to Washington Nationals 1-0
May 2nd, 2015 at 10:45 PM
New York-The Washington Nationals (11-14) continued their recent mastery of the New York Mets (16-9) at Citi Field, winning a 1-0 pitcher's duel. While Jonathon Niese (L, 2-2) tossed seven strong innings and allowed only one run, it wasn't good enough. Nationals' lefty Gio Gonzalez (W, 2-2) was better, tossing...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
May 2nd, 2015 at 6:24 PM
The New York Mets (16-8) snapped a three game losing streak last night. Behind a strong performance from Matt Harvey, the Mets defeated the Washington Nationals (10-14) 4-0. WIth the series even at a game a piece, the Mets are now looking to start a new winning streak and try...

Matt Harvey Outduels Max Scherzer as New York Mets Snap Losing Streak
May 1st, 2015 at 10:04 PM
New York-The New York Mets entered their game with the Washington Nationals tonight on a three game losing streak. While a game in May can't really be deemed a must win, this one felt pretty close entering the action. The matchup on the mound promised a pitcher's duel between Matt...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
May 1st, 2015 at 6:14 PM
The New York Mets (15-8) are now officially in a slump. Losers of five of their last seven games, the Mets are also carrying a three game losing streak into tonight's contest with the Washington Nationals (10-13). The three game losing streak is the Mets' longest of the season, so...

Nationals Hand Mets First Home Loss in 8-2 Rout
April 30th, 2015 at 11:00 PM
The New York Mets (15-8) dropped the first of a four-game series against the Washington Nationals (10-13) Thursday night at Citi Field by a score of 8-2. It was the first home loss of the season for the Mets, who had rattled off 10 straight wins at Citi Field have...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 30th, 2015 at 6:18 PM
The New York Mets (15-7) kick off a four-game series against the Washington Nationals (9-13) Thursday night at Citi Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Despite dropping their last two series, the Mets continue to lead the National League in wins and hold a 4.5 game advantage in...

New York Mets Have Big Opportunity in Weekend Series with Washington
April 30th, 2015 at 11:03 AM
The bad news for the New York Mets is that they went through a 2-4 road trip, their first losing road trip this season. The good news is that they come back home, where they are undefeated this season, and have a big opportunity to make a statement. The Washington...

Matt Harvey Dazzles in Return as New York Mets Win Opening Series
April 9th, 2015 at 7:20 PM
Washington, D.C.-Matt Harvey made his much anticipated return to the New York Mets Thursday afternoon in Washington. Locked into an exciting pitching matchup with Stephen Strasburg, Harvey rose to the occasion. After some early jitters, Harvey settled in and looked like his old self. Harvey tossed six shutout innings as...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
April 9th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
After falling 2-1 to the Washington Nationals (1-1) last night, the New York Mets (1-1) missed out on a chance to win a series against their toughest competition in the National League East. The Mets will get another chance to win the series in the finale this afternoon when the...

Nationals Ride Zimmerman’s Homer to Edge Mets 2-1
April 9th, 2015 at 12:02 AM
The New York Mets (1-1) dropped the second game of the young 2015 seasont to the Washington Nationals (1-1) by a score of 2-1 Wednesday night at Nationals Park. Despite a strong start by Jacob deGrom, the Mets couldn't match the run support given to Nats starter Jordan Zimmermann, which...

Bartolo Colon Shines as New York Mets Record 3-1 Opening Day Win
April 6th, 2015 at 7:11 PM
Washington, D.C.-The choice of Bartolo Colon as the New York Mets' Opening Day starter was met with skepticism last week. Fans and pundits griped that youngsters Jacob deGrom and Matt Harvey were more deserving of the honor than Colon, who was 15-13 with an ERA over four in 2014. Colon...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
April 6th, 2015 at 11:58 AM
After a very long offseason, the New York Mets are finally back in action. Today they find themselves in our nation's capital for Opening Day to kick off a very important three game set with the Washington Nationals. Normally it is rare for the first three games of the season...

New York Mets Beat Washington Nationals 2-0 in Spring Tuneup
April 1st, 2015 at 8:48 AM
The New York Mets took another step closer to the regular season yesterday. This one came against their Opening Day opponent, the Washington Nationals, making the 2-0 win just a bit more important than other spring training wins. The hero in this outing was starting pitcher Jonathon Niese, who will...

New York Mets Continue Lefty Overhaul by Trading for Jerry Blevins
March 30th, 2015 at 4:09 PM
The New York Mets made some news earlier today when they traded for lefty Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres. Torres was expected to fill the primary lefty role in the Mets' bullpen that had come available following the loss of Josh Edgin to Tommy John surgery. The Mets...

Jacob DeGrom, Long Ball Help New York Mets to Exhibition Win
March 28th, 2015 at 5:39 PM
As Opening Day is just under 10 days away, the New York Mets look like they are rounding into form just in time to start the season. Starting pitcher Jacob deGrom delivered another fine outing against the Washington Nationals, allowing one run over seven innings of work. The Mets also...

Big Eighth Inning Lifts Mets Over Nationals 8-3
March 27th, 2015 at 2:33 AM
The New York Mets (14-10) defeated the Washington Nationals (9-11) by a score of 8-3 in Grapefruit League action Thursday afternoon. After failing to put runs on the board through the first five innings of the contest, the Mets exploded for eight runs over the game's final four frames, including...

New York Mets Roll to 13-4 Win Over Washington Nationals
March 14th, 2015 at 5:36 PM
For a second straight day, the New York Mets got some explosive offense in spring training. Like yesterday's game with the Atlanta Braves, the Mets scored early and often against the Washington Nationals. The big blow came early as a three run homer from David Wright put the Mets up...

New York Mets Win Wild Contest with Washington Nationals 11-9
March 12th, 2015 at 5:26 PM
The bats came out in today's spring training contest between the New York Mets and Washington Nationals. Both teams delivered plenty of offense, but the Mets came out on top with an 11-9 victory. The game started slowly with the Mets trailing 4-2 in the eighth inning, but they scored...