Mets News & Notes

Jose Reyes Has Grade 1 Intercostal Strain

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Has Grade 1 Intercostal Strain

After tonight’s 3-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals, manger Terry Collins told reporters that shortstop Jose Reyes was at the hospital and had suffered a Grade 1 intercostal. Collins said it would keep Reyes out for a few days. A Grade 1 strain is considered the least severe. Reyes apparently suffered the injury while […]

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Game 2 Recap: Big Sexy Shuts Down Red Birds As Mets Win Nightcap 3-1

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Game 2 Recap: Big Sexy Shuts Down Red Birds As Mets Win Nightcap 3-1

The New York Mets (53-46) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (53-47) by a score of 3-1 tonight at Citi Field, and in the process, split the doubleheader. With the Nationals losing in Cleveland tonight, the Mets now stand 4.5 games out of first place in the National League East. Pitching: Bartolo Colon got the ball […]

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Game 2 Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 8:00 PM

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Game 2 Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 8:00 PM

Game Two – 8:00 PM Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y LHP Jaime Garcia (7-6, 3.98) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (8-5, 3.48) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After losing the first half of a double-dip, the Mets will send the veteran Bartolo Colon up against Jamie Garcia and the Cardinals in the […]

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Game 1 Recap: Rivera Homers, But Mets Fall To Cards 3-2

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Game 1 Recap: Rivera Homers, But Mets Fall To Cards 3-2

The New York Mets (52-46) were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals (53-46) by a score of 3-2 this afternoon at Citi Field in game one of the doubleheader. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the ball for the first game of the doubleheader this afternoon at Citi Field, and turned in a decent outing, going six […]

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Josh Smoker Will Be the 26th Man Tonight

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Josh Smoker Will Be the 26th Man Tonight

Pursuant to Major League Baseball’s 26th Man Rule, the Mets have elected to call-up Josh Smoker from AAA to be available in the bullpen for the second game of tonight’s single admission twilight doubleheader between the Mets and the Cardinals at Citi Field. Smoker was the former 2007 first round draft pick of the Washington […]

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Game 1 Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Game 1 Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 4:10 PM

Game One – 4:10 PM Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y RHP Carlos Martinez (9-6, 2.83) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (9-4, 2.43) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets were set to start their series with the Cardinals last night but the weather gods had other ideas and have blessed the faithful […]

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Should the Mets Pursue Drew Storen?

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Should the Mets Pursue Drew Storen?

The Blue Jays designated Drew Storen for assignment on Monday, giving them 10 days to trade or release him before he becomes a free agent. The timing is a bit odd as Storen is going to become a free agent on Wednesday, August 3rd, two days after the trade deadline. If the Blue Jays are unable […]

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Who Will the Next Mets Hall of Famer Be?

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Who Will the Next Mets Hall of Famer Be?

When Mike Piazza was inducted into the Hall of Fame yesterday, he became the 14th ex-Met to gain enshrinement into Cooperstown– and only the second player to go in orange and blue. The Mets have seen an alumnus inducted in each of the last three seasons; first with Tom Glavine in 2014 and then with […]

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Can Yoenis Cespedes Carry The Mets To The Postseason Again?

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Can Yoenis Cespedes Carry The Mets To The Postseason Again?

There will be no Yoenis Cespedes type player coming this year to propel the Mets into the postseason. No mid-season spark to carry the offense to the promised land. Can Cespedes repeat his 2015 second half to propel the team to the playoffs once again. The Yo Show has put up nice numbers this season, […]

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David Wright Welcomes Baby Girl

An article by posted on July 25, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Welcomes Baby Girl

According to the New York Mets, David Wright and his wife Molly welcomed their first child, a daughter named Olivia Shea Wright on Saturday. She weighed in at eight pounds, 11 ounces. This is the first child for the Wrights, who were married in December of 2013. Wright, 33, last played with the Mets on […]

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Cardinals vs Mets Rained Out, Doubleheader On Tuesday

An article by posted on July 25, 2016 0 Comments
Cardinals vs Mets Rained Out, Doubleheader On Tuesday

RAINED OUT! The New York Mets have announced that tonight’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals has been rained out and rescheduled as part of a single-admission doubleheader tomorrow, Tuesday, July 26 at 4:10 p.m. The second game of the double-header will start approximately 20 minutes after the conclusion of the first game. • Only […]

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