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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

An article by posted on August 4, 2016 0 Comments
Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

The New York Mets (56-52) defeated the New York Yankees (54-54) by a score of 4-1 Thursday night in the Bronx. With the Cardinals’ loss, the Mets pull within one game of the second NL Wild Card spot. Offense: The Mets spoke softly until Kelly Johnson‘s big stick lined a “Yankee Stadium home run” to […]

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Flores Enraged, Collins Ejected After Umpires Overturn Home Run Call

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
Flores Enraged, Collins Ejected After Umpires Overturn Home Run Call

During Saturday night’s 7-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies, Wilmer Flores hit what looked like his 11th home run of the season, a deep shot to left field to lead off the ninth inning. However, as left fielder David Dahl went back to the wall to try and catch it, a young fan reached over the […]

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Mets Retire Mike Piazza’s Number With Uplifting Ceremony

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Retire Mike Piazza’s Number With Uplifting Ceremony

The New York Mets officially retired Mike Piazza’s #31 in a special pre-game ceremony on Saturday, July 30 at Citi Field. The Mets have four other retired numbers (#37 for Casey Stengel, #14 for Gil Hodges, #41 for Tom Seaver and #42 retired by every MLB team for Jackie Robinson). Mets players all wore jerseys and […]

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Mets Bats Silent Yet Again As Rockies Win 6-1

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bats Silent Yet Again As Rockies Win 6-1

The New York Mets (53-49) were defeated by the Colorado Rockies (51-52) at Citi Field by a score of 6-1. The Miami Marlins were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals tonight, so we won’t lose any ground on them in the standings, and the Nationals play the Giants at 10:15 tonight. Pitching: Steven Matz had […]

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Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

Congratulations to Mike Piazza who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame along with fellow inductee Ken Griffey Jr. on Sunday afternoon. MLB Network will exclusively televise all the festivities live from Cooperstown, New York beginning at 12:00 PM, followed by the Induction Ceremony and the acceptance speeches at 1:30 PM. Piazza joins […]

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Daniel Murphy Is The Difference Again As Mets Fall To Nationals 3-2

An article by posted on July 10, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Is The Difference Again As Mets Fall To Nationals 3-2

The New York Mets (47-41) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (54-36) by a score of 3-2 at Citi Field Sunday afternoon. The loss will leave the Mets 6 games behind the Nationals for the division lead heading into the break. Pitching: Steven Matz was on the mound for the Mets today and he had […]

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Mets Suffer Heavy Losses In 3-1 Defeat To Nats

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Suffer Heavy Losses In 3-1 Defeat To Nats

The New York Mets (47-38) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (52-36) by a score of 3-1 at Citi Field Friday evening. The Mets now fall to 4 games back of the Nationals for the division lead. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was on the hill tonight and he was a little shaky.  After the game was […]

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Home Run Derby At Citi Field Sets New Record

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Home Run Derby At Citi Field Sets New Record

Tonight’s eight combined home runs between the Mets and Nationals are the most in a game in Citi Field history, passing the previous high of seven home runs set on June 9, 2009 when the Mets hosted the Phillies. The eight combined home runs tonight are also the most in a game the Nationals have […]

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Stanton Homers Twice As Marlins Defeat Mets 5-2

An article by posted on July 5, 2016 0 Comments
Stanton Homers Twice As Marlins Defeat Mets 5-2

The Mets (45-38) were defeated by the Miami Marlins (43-41) by a score of 5-2 tonight at Citi Field. Thankfully, with the Nationals in line to lose against Milwaukee tonight, the Mets will remain four games out of first. Pitching: Steven Matz got the ball for tonight’s game, and pitched very well with the exception […]

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Cespedes’ Home Run Got Mets’ Offense Going

An article by posted on July 5, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes’ Home Run Got Mets’ Offense Going

The Mets were just swept by the Nationals. A week before they were swept by the lowly Braves. They had lost 11 of their last 17 games and were in a stretch where they had scored only nine runs over their past five games. Then the Mets came home to Citi Field to host the […]

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