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New York Mets Use Long Ball to Beat Texas Rangers 8-4
July 6th, 2014 at 5:16 PM
New York-One of the more maligned aspects of the New York Mets' offense is their lack of power. The Mets entered today's game with the Texas Rangers ranked in the bottom five of the major leagues in home runs, but the team has improved their power production of late. The...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Texas Rangers at New York Mets
July 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
After falling 5-3 last night, the New York Mets (38-49) and Texas Rangers (38-49) have split the first two games of their three game series. The Mets won the series opener 6-5 Friday night before falling 5-3 last night. The two teams will look to win the series this afternoon...

Jeurys Familia’s Eighth Inning Meltdown Costs New York Mets Game
June 30th, 2014 at 11:13 PM
Atlanta-The New York Mets let another game slip through their fingers in Atlanta. The Mets have let far too many leads slip away this season due to a failure to tack on runs and the failures of the bullpen. The goat for the Mets (37-46)  tonight was reliever Jeurys Familia,...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
June 30th, 2014 at 5:56 PM
After dropping three out of four to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the New York Mets are in some serious danger. The Mets (37-45) have been on the fringes of playoff contention the whole season despite their struggles due to a relatively weak National League East. That may change as the two...

Mets 101 Player Spotlight: Grading Zack Wheeler’s Season
June 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sixteen starts into his sophomore campaign, Zack Wheeler has found himself a ways behind where many envisioned he would be thirty-plus starts into his MLB career. A former first round pick taken sixth overall by San Francisco in 2009, Wheeler was the prized return in the Carlos Beltran deal at...

New York Mets’ Late Rally Falls Short Against Oakland A’s
June 26th, 2014 at 11:01 AM
New York-The New York Mets dug themselves a big hole in their game against the Oakland A's Wednesday night. The Mets fell way behind early, trailing 6-0 after two innings and eventually falling as far back as 8-0. The Mets made a valiant surge late, but it would fall short...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Oakland A’s at New York Mets
June 25th, 2014 at 5:42 PM
The New York Mets had one of their best home performances of the season last night, and it came against baseball's best team. The Mets (36-41) slugged four home runs and got a strong pitching performance from Bartolo Colon to blow out the Oakland A's (47-30) 10-1. The two teams...

Wheeler Leads Mets to 1-0 Shutout of Marlins
June 19th, 2014 at 10:45 PM
The New York Mets (33-40) shutout the Miami Marlins (36-36) in their series opener Thursday night at Marlins Park by a score of 1-0. Zack Wheeler showed off his dominating ability, three-hitting the Marlins for his first career MLB shutout in a true pitchers duel in front of a crowd...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Miami Marlins
June 19th, 2014 at 6:46 PM
The New York Mets (32-40) head to South Beach to face the Miami Marlins(36-35) Thursday evening at Marlins Park. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Both teams come in struggling, as the Mets have dropped twelve of their last sixteen, while the Marlins have won just two of their...

Mets 101 Postgame: San Diego Padres 5, New York Mets 0
June 15th, 2014 at 12:35 AM
The New York Mets (30-38) were shutout by the San Diego Padres (29-39) in the second game of their weekend series Saturday evening by a score of 5-0 at Citi Field. It was the end of a five-game losing streak for the Padres and the tenth loss out of their...

Mets 101 Game Preview: San Diego Padres at New York Mets
June 14th, 2014 at 3:26 PM
The New York Mets (30-37) look to make it two in a row against the San Diego Padres (28-39) as they continue their weekend series at Citi Field Saturday afternoon. First pitch is scheduled for 4:10 PM. Local Media Coverage TV - WPIX Radio - WOR Mets Starting Lineup SS Ruben Tejada 2B Daniel Murphy 3B David...

New York Mets Lose Sixth Game in a Row
June 9th, 2014 at 8:28 AM
San Francisco-The New York Mets road trip ended in disastrous fashion yesterday. Zack Wheeler had a rough outing and the Mets couldn't recover, falling to the San Francisco Giants 6-4. The Giants (42-21) completed a sweep of the Mets (28-35), who have now lost six games in a row to...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants
June 8th, 2014 at 3:06 PM
The New York Mets have finally reached the end of their stretch of 20 games in 20 days. After an early season rainout in Philly was announced for a June 2nd makeup date, this portion of the schedule loomed large for the Mets' chances to salvage their season. The Mets...

Failure to Cash in Offensively Costs New York Mets in Loss to Chicago Cubs
June 4th, 2014 at 9:42 AM
Chicago-The New York Mets entered Tuesday night's game with the Chicago Cubs on a certifiable roll. The Mets had won four games in a row and six out of seven, and looked to extend their winning ways against the worst team in baseball. The Mets (28-30 left an army on...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs
June 3rd, 2014 at 5:57 PM
After winning four of five against the Philadelphia Phillies, the New York Mets (28-29) are on the brink of getting back to the .500 mark. The Mets have won six of seven games since firing hitting coach Dave Hudgens, and are looking to continue their winning ways as their road...

Wheeler Brilliant as Mets Top Phillies 4-1
May 30th, 2014 at 9:43 AM
The New York Mets (25-28) took their series opener against the Philadelphia Phillies (23-28) Thursday night at Citizens Bank Park by a score of 4-1. Four Mets pitchers combined for fifteen strikeouts on the night, led by Zack Wheeler, who put up maybe his best start of the season. After...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
May 29th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
The New York Mets (24-28) kick off a five-game series with their NL East rival Philadelphia Phillies (23-27) Thursday night at Citizens Bank Park in Philly. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM. It's the start of an eleven-game road trip for the Amazins, who will head to Chicago and...

Arizona Diamondbacks Defeat New York Mets 3-2
May 24th, 2014 at 8:28 PM
The last time Zack Wheeler and Josh Collmenter faced off on April 14th, Wheeler and the New York Mets picked up a victory. The Mets tried to duplicate the feat this afternoon, but Wheeler did not receive nearly the same run support he did in Arizona. Wheeler gave up only...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Arizona Diamondbacks at New York Mets
May 24th, 2014 at 4:02 PM
After rain wiped out the first game of their three game series, the Arizona Diamondbacks and New York Mets will start over again this afternoon at Citi Field. The rain wouldn't let up after the fourth inning last night, which is fortunate for the Mets since they were trailing 2-0...

New York Mets Drop Series Finale to Washington Nationals 6-3
May 18th, 2014 at 4:57 PM
Washington, D.C.-One player the New York Mets have seen enough of in his brief career is Washington Nationals' catcher Wilson Ramos. Ramos has become a Met killer in his career, hitting .380 against them lifetime and driving in clutch run after clutch run against them. Even when Ramos isn't hitting...