Mets Take a Giant Leap Over SF With Sweep Over The Twins

Terry Collins dubious decision to rest veterans for rookies during a pennant chase paid dividends as the Mets completed a three game sweep over the Minnesota Twins with a 3-2 win at Citi Field on Sunday. NY now sits in the Wild Card driver’s seat with a one game lead… Read more

Cespedes Grand Slams The Braves, Lugo Wins His 4th Straight Start

A day after some dubious moves by Mets skipper Terry Collins resulted in an extra innings loss against Atlanta, Seth Lugo rebounded from a troublesome blister for a 10-3 drubbing of the Braves on Sunday. Lugo was handed a hefty 5-0 lead going into the bottom of the 3rd, courtesy… Read more

Mets Get 13th Straight Win Over Reds With & Pitchers And A Couple of Long Balls

It took seven Mets pitchers to contain the Reds, and again manager Terry Collins is making all the right moves in a come from behind 5-3 victory on the road. NY got their 13th straight win over Cincinnati, keeping pace with the Cardinals who overcame the Pirates with four two… Read more

Lugo Tosses 7 Strong, Granderson and Bruce Provide HR Power

Sunday night at Citi Field, Rookie Seth Lugo’s walk up music to the mound warranted the theme song from “Rocky.” Lugo, one of a trio of pitchers recently called up from Triple A, tossed 7 spectacular innings, surrendering one run on six hits, striking out four, with no bases on… Read more

Marlins Avoid A Sweep Off Of An Ineffective Jacob deGrom

The Marlins avoided a sweep with a 6-4 win in the series finale, but the most distressing news for the Mets is the declining effectiveness of Jacob deGrom. From the first to the fifth inning, his velocity dipped from 94-91mph, and what was previously reported to be the result of… Read more

Montero Shuts Out The Marlins For 5, Cespedes Gets A Walk Off HR In The 10th To Take First Game Of The Series

Yoenis Cespedes set Citi Field on fire with a walk off homerun in the bottom of the 10th to bring the Mets even with the slumping Marlins. Returning to the line-up after missing Sunday’s painful loss, Cespedes and his questionable quad gave the Mets a much needed 2-1 win, proving… Read more

Lugo Gives Mets A Lift With 10-6 Win Over Cards

With an injury riddled starting rotation, the Mets pitching prospects are pulling their weight, giving NY a wing and a prayer for a position in postseason play. Thursday, Louisiana born Seth Lugo secured his first major league win, and hit, shutting out the Cards for five innings, taking the rubber… Read more

Niese’s Early Exit Gives Rookie Robert Gsellman A Dream Debut

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee… Read more

Mets Beat Giants 9-5 With Long Balls And A Beauty By Bartolo Colon

The Mets recovered from their blown 4 run lead last night with a strong dose of elder statesman, Bartolo Colon, who’s become the biggest asset of their starting rotation. In six innings of play, he surrendered 2 runs on 6 hits, striking out 5 to record his 11th win of… Read more

Syndergaard Sizzles In The Dessert – Mets Beat Diamondbacks 7-5

Monday night Bartolo Colon was bitten badly by the Diamondbacks, but Tuesday, Noah Syndergaard got redemption, as the Mets defeated Arizona 7-5 in the dry dessert heat. After a 9-0 loss to Arizona last week, Syndergaard rebounded with 5 2/3 innings of 4 runs, 2 earned, seven hits, 8 strikeouts… Read more