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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...

Washington Nationals Rally to Defeat New York Mets 5-4 in Spring Action
March 5th, 2015 at 8:44 PM
The New York Mets suffered their first loss of the exhibition season today, falling 5-4 to the Washington Nationals in Viera. The Mets got a good start from Bartolo Colon, who tossed two perfect innings in his spring debut. Unfortunately for the Mets, their young relievers couldn't hold the lead. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Report: Mets Refused to Give up Noah Syndegaard in Deal for Ian Desmond
January 12th, 2015 at 1:23 PM
Publicly, New York Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson has indicated he believes Wilmer Flores will be the team's Opening Day shortstop. Alderson's actions backed up his words so far, as the Mets passed on multiple options at shortstop in free agency and the trade market, feeling as if nothing would...

New York Mets and Miami Marlins Appear to Be Jockeying for Second Place in NL East
December 29th, 2014 at 3:10 PM
With a lot of the offseason's big moves having already taken place, the National League East looks a lot different than it did a few months ago. Not much has changed at the top of the division, as the Washington Nationals have maintained a strong core and remain the favorites...

Mets Drop Nightcap to Nationals 3-0
September 25th, 2014 at 11:36 PM
The New York Mets (77-82) lost the second game of their doubleheader with the Washington Nationals (93-65) Thursday night by a score of 3-0 at Nationals Park. Gio Gonzalez was locked in, striking out a career-high twelve batters and with the loss, the Mets secured their sixth straight losing season. ***PHOTO1*** Game...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
September 25th, 2014 at 6:33 PM
Mere hours after winning the opener of the double header 7-4, the New York Mets (77-81) look to sweep the twin bill against the Washington Nationals (92-65). The Mets and Nationals will wrap up their season series with the contest. First pitch at Nationals Park is scheduled for 7:05 pm. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Mets Win Opener of Doubleheader 7-4
September 25th, 2014 at 5:43 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets (77-81) got off to a good start in their double header with the Washington Nationals (92-65), defeating them 7-4 in the opener. The Mets held the lead on three separate occasions, but they needed three runs in the later innings to seal the win. The...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
September 25th, 2014 at 11:37 AM
After getting rained out last night, the New York Mets (76-81) and Washington Nationals (92-64) will play a day/night double header today to complete their season series. It will be a split double header, so the Mets and Nationals will get a few hours off between games. First pitch for...

New York Mets Rained Out in Washington
September 24th, 2014 at 7:23 PM
For only the second time this season, the New York Mets have had a game rained out. Tonight's game with the Washington Nationals has been postponed due to rain. It had been raining throughout the day in Washington, D.C. and the forecast calls for rain throughout the evening. This is...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Washington Nationals
September 24th, 2014 at 5:18 PM
The New York Mets (76-81) have only five games to go in their 2014 season, and they have to win all five to avoid their sixth straight losing season. The Mets have played well in September, but not against the Washington Nationals (92-64). The Nationals have won three of four...