The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Week Of The NY Mets

A Dramatic Sunday At Nationals Park As Mets Split Series With Washington

Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins

Rafael Montero’s rocky start against the Miami Marlins morphed into a happy ending as the Mets battled back from a six-run deficit to beat Don Mattingly’s school of fish 8-7. After returning from a rainy night in Georgia, in which their postponed 3-1 lead led to nowhere, DL designated Noah… Read more“Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins”

Bartolo Colon’s Braves Citi Field Debut Is Bittersweet

Bartolo Colon’s return to Citifield was bittersweet. The former patriarch of the Mets pitching staff received a standing ovation, then plowed through NY’s batting order for 4 2/3 innings – his only misstep was a line drive solo shot off the bat of Jay Bruce. Colon’s counterpart Jacob deGrom bested… Read more“Bartolo Colon’s Braves Citi Field Debut Is Bittersweet”

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

Steven Matz Gets a Monkey Off His Back With a 3-0 Shutout Against The Marlins in Miami

Steven Matz picked a perfect time to regain his pitching mojo blanking the Marlins 3-0 to take the rubber match of their crucial three games series. The forlorn lefty, 0-5 in his last nine starts, found solace on Sunday tossing six innings of 4 hit 6 strikeout ball, recording his… Read more“Steven Matz Gets a Monkey Off His Back With a 3-0 Shutout Against The Marlins in Miami”

Familia Flirts With Fire In Securing His 49th Regular Season Save

Jeurys Familia escaped a bases loaded no out jam in the bottom of the 9th giving the Mets a magical 2-1 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Protecting a precarious one run lead, Familia was imperfect in his quest to remain perfect, walking the first two batters he faced…. Read more“Familia Flirts With Fire In Securing His 49th Regular Season Save”

Rain Wreaks Havoc Over Matt Harvey’s Redemption Against The Nats

The Mets were armed and not dangerous in a two rain delayed 5-0 loss against the Nationals in D.C. Mother nature limited Matt Harvey to 3 2/3 innings, depriving the hard luck right-hander from seeing a little more light at the end of his dark and demoralizing tunnel. Manager Terry… Read more“Rain Wreaks Havoc Over Matt Harvey’s Redemption Against The Nats”

The Mets Get A Sigh Of Relief At Citi Field, Edge KC 2-1

After the Braves took a broom to the Mets at Citi Field, the Amazins got the perfect antidote from their bullpen when lead off batter Whit Merrifield ripped a liner off of Bartolo Colon’s right thumb. A manager’s worst nightmare turned into a sigh of relief as Hansel Robles came… Read more“The Mets Get A Sigh Of Relief At Citi Field, Edge KC 2-1”