Reeling Mets Lose Fourth Straight As Losses Pile Up

On a day that the Mets parted ways with a moody Matt Harvey, another surgically repaired pitcher couldn’t find his rhythm on the mound. Zack Wheeler struggled right out of the gate, gifting the Rockies five runs in the first on four base hits by Charlie Blackmon, Gerardo Parra, Nolan… Read more“Reeling Mets Lose Fourth Straight As Losses Pile Up”

Wilmer Flores’ Walk-off Home Run Extends Mets Record to 12-2

One strike away from extra frames, Wilmer Flores belted a tiebreaking walk-off home run to left center field extending the New York Mets best start in franchise history to 12-2. On a blustery Sunday afternoon with the game time temperature of 42 degrees, ironically on Jackie Robinson Day, when all… Read more“Wilmer Flores’ Walk-off Home Run Extends Mets Record to 12-2”

Wheeler’s Strong Debut Helps Mets Sweep Marlins

Mets manager Mickey Callaway’s uncanny moves are so on the money that it begs the question, “Is he clairvoyant?” After counterpart Don Mattingly pulled rookie left-hander Jarlin Garcia after six scoreless innings in his first major league start, the Mets took a bite out of the Marlins bullpen, rallying from… Read more“Wheeler’s Strong Debut Helps Mets Sweep Marlins”

Matt Harvey Can’t Catch A Break In His Final Start Of The Season

The plight of Mets pitching was on full display against the Phillies at Citizen’s Bank Park. Matt Harvey’s final performance of the season ended as futile as it began in their 6-2 loss in the first game of their final series. The right-hander’s 6.70 ERA also set a record for… Read more“Matt Harvey Can’t Catch A Break In His Final Start Of The Season”

The New Boys Of Summer Get It Done Against The Braves At Citi Field

On Tuesday night at Citi Field a meaningless matchup between two teams far removed from Post Season play had special significance for a rookie trying to make his mark with the Mets. The struggling Travis Taijeron collected his first walk-off career hit – a single to left center field in… Read more“The New Boys Of Summer Get It Done Against The Braves At Citi Field”

Robert Gsellman Pitches Seven Strong In 5-1 Victory Over The Braves

In a season that has seen its share of disappointment there has been some magnificent moments, and Sunday Mets starter Robert Gsellman brought his best outing to the mound at Sun Trust Park. The long-haired double of Jacob deGrom mirrored more than the ace’s mane in his seven innings of… Read more“Robert Gsellman Pitches Seven Strong In 5-1 Victory Over The Braves”

Mets Misery On The Mound Continues Against The Cubs

While Jay Bruce helped Cleveland secure a spot in the history books at home, his former team was mired in more misery on the road, as the Cubs clobbered the Mets 17-5 at Wrigley Field. In his third start back from a right shoulder injury, Matt Harvey threw 86 pitches… Read more“Mets Misery On The Mound Continues Against The Cubs”

Mets Beat Phillies In A Slugfest Despite A Meltdown By Rafael Montero

Even when staked a 10-0 lead, baseball’s Keystone Cops of Queens could not rest comfortably as they held on to beat a Phillies team trying to claw their way out of the NL East basement. Ironically, NY bats got a six-degrees of separation gift from an ex-Met, Al Leiter, whose… Read more“Mets Beat Phillies In A Slugfest Despite A Meltdown By Rafael Montero”

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

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

Mets Rookie Amed Rosario’s Debut Can’t Save The Day In Denver

The long awaited arrival of the Mets number one prospect was finally realized Tuesday night as Amed Rosario left Las Vegas for his Major League debut in Denver. In the unfriendly confines of Coors Field, the new rookie on the roster snaggd his first base hit, but a botched backhand… Read more“Mets Rookie Amed Rosario’s Debut Can’t Save The Day In Denver”