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Yankees Rally Late; Defeat Mets 6-5 In Extras

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Yankees Rally Late; Defeat Mets 6-5 In Extras

The New York Mets (54-51) were defeated by the New York Yankees (53-52) by a score of tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Logan Verrett got the ball for the first game of the Subway Series tonight, and had a pretty pedestrian start, going five innings, allowing three runs on four hits, while striking out two […]

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Mets Swap Antonio Bastardo And Cash For Jon Niese

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Mets Swap Antonio Bastardo And Cash For Jon Niese

Well, well, well how the turn tables, as Michael Scott would say. The Mets were reunited with pitcher Jon Niese today, as they reacquired the southpaw from the Pirates in exchange for struggling reliever Antonio Bastardo, who will also be reacquainted with his 2015 team. The Mets are also including cash considerations in the deal. […]

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Mets Acquire Jay Bruce For Dilson Herrera and LHP Max Wotell

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Mets Acquire Jay Bruce For Dilson Herrera and LHP Max Wotell

The New York Mets today announced that the club has acquired three-time All-Star outfielder Jay Bruce from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for infielder Dilson Herrera and minor league left-handed pitcher Max Wotell. Bruce, 29, was named an All-Star for a third time this season and is batting .265 (98-370) with 22 doubles, six triples, […]

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Matt Reynolds Added To Active Roster

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Matt Reynolds Added To Active Roster

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson addressed the media in view of the two trades the Mets made before the deadline today, and stated that Asdrubal Cabrera will remain active tonight, because newly reacquired Jon Niese won’t join the team until tomorrow. Additionally, Matt Reynolds is present at Citi Field tonight and will take Antonio Bastardo‘s […]

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Neil Walker Brings Hope During Dire Times

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Neil Walker Brings Hope During Dire Times

Things looked bad yet again for New York on Sunday. Squandering a 3-1 lead with their star ace, Noah Syndergaard on the mound. With his team trailing 4-3 in the seventh, Neil Walker was ready to turn the tide. A blast to left-center, a three-run shot off the bat of Walker. Giving the Mets a […]

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Mets Are Now The Frontrunners For Jay Bruce

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Mets Are Now The Frontrunners For Jay Bruce

Update – 11:55 AM MLB’s Jim Duquette reports that the Mets offer for Jay Bruce involves three prospects headlined by 2011 first round draft pick Brandon Nimmo. The Reds had sought to have Dilson Herrera as part of the trade, but Duquette does not believe he would be a part of this trade.  There were […]

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Reed Extends Scoreless Streak To 16.1 Innings

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Reed Extends Scoreless Streak To 16.1 Innings

With a scoreless appearance yesterday against the Rockies, Addison Reed extended his scoreless inning streak to 16.1 innings. Reed allowed one hit, but struck out three batters to pick up his 26th hold of the season, tying a franchise record set by Aaron Heilman in 2006 “His command is off the charts,” Mets manager Terry […]

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Mets Showing Interest In Steve Pearce

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Mets Showing Interest In Steve Pearce

According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network on Twitter, the Mets are among several teams showing interest in Rays’ INF/OF Steve Pearce.  Pearce, 33, is having a fantastic year in his first season with the Rays, hitting at a .309/.388/.520 clip in 60 games for Tampa Bay. Pearce could be a valuable asset for the […]

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Mets Actively Involved On Jay Bruce

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Mets Actively Involved On Jay Bruce

Update – 9:56 AM Mike Puma of the New York Post reports the Mets have changed their focus away from Jonathan Lucroy and are now more focused on Jay Bruce as the Reds asking price for Bruce is much lower than the Brewers asking price for Lucroy. According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Mets are […]

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Walker Lifts Mets Over Rockies With Late Home Run

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Walker Lifts Mets Over Rockies With Late Home Run

The New York Mets (54-50) defeated the Colorado Rockies (52-53) by a score of 6-4 this afternoon at Citi Field. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the ball for the Mets today, looking to get New York back into the win column and salvage the final game of the series. Thor gutted through six innings and labored […]

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